mashed cantalope and yogurt-*NEW*mulberries anyone?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by bigreyhorse, Jun 17, 2008.

  1. bigreyhorse

    bigreyhorse Out Of The Brooder

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    Anyone tried it?
    I'm anxious to get to the chick room to see how they like it, I'll probably mix some crumbles in there as well, it's my new creation, mwuahaha.

    bigrey
     
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  2. Maggie3

    Maggie3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You know that doesn't sound to bad.
     
  3. bigreyhorse

    bigreyhorse Out Of The Brooder

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    It smells really good [​IMG] if it was vanilla yogurt I'd eat it myself [​IMG]
    I'm going to wait till "outside time" until I give it to them, so I don't know how they like it still.

    bigrey
     
  4. Maggie3

    Maggie3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Now, if I was going to eat it I'd cut up cantaloupe drizzle vanilla yogurt and maybe top it off with some granola. Yummy!!
     
  5. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    Oh yeah! Our girls LOVE their yogurt. I gave them some cantaloupe last week...they were in heaven.
     
  6. Lea71

    Lea71 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Don't you just love mixing up treats for them?? They seem soooo appreciative. Last nite I mixed organic blueberry yogurt with kale...they devoured it! [​IMG]

    Your mixture sounds delicious! [​IMG]
     
  7. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    YUMMY! [​IMG] It sounds like you need to make a bowl for yourself to enjoy with them! [​IMG] (I'd substitute granola for the crumbles by the way! [​IMG] )
     
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  8. ams3651

    ams3651 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I tried to give mine some cantolope yesterday and they wanted nothing to do with it. Is there a trick to it? It was their first treat. Maybe I waited too long to try.
     
  9. bigreyhorse

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    Oh they loved it,
    they're only 2wks old I hand fed them theirs and it was mashed nearly to a pulp and some pieces looked bug-like so they took to it quickly especially with the crumbles mixed in. I had a hard time with the shavings getting stuck in with it though. It was a messy feeding, especially for me as I had little chunks of cantaloupe and yogurt all over my hand [​IMG] yum...
    Wonder if they'd take mulberries, anyone?

    bigrey
     
  10. Rte.66_chicks

    Rte.66_chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine love almost anything mixed with yogurt. Last week I mixed in diced strawberries and it was gone in a heartbeat.
     

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