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mealworm question

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by paleochick, Aug 9, 2013.

  1. paleochick

    paleochick Chirping

    Dec 2, 2012
    Southern California
    I just got a bag of mealworms from the local pet store and was told by the cashier that mealworms if swallowed whole can eat there way out of a chicken. I have never heard of this and cannot see how this could even be possible. Has anyone ever heard of this?

  2. katbriar

    katbriar Songster

    Dec 15, 2012
    Northern New Mexico
    She doesn't know what she's talking about. Live mealworms won't do that.

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