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Medicated feed. LOOK !!!!!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by animalsRawesome, Dec 1, 2011.

  1. animalsRawesome

    animalsRawesome Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    I think it's going to depend on the particular brand. I personally still won't feed medicated feed but everyone has their own choice.
     
  3. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Uh oh [​IMG]
     
  4. 70%cocoa

    70%cocoa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the link [​IMG] Very helpful.
     
  5. animalsRawesome

    animalsRawesome Chillin' With My Peeps

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    your welcome. As much as I hate it when I'm wrong, I thought it was very useful as well. [​IMG]
     
  6. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    I have always used the same, medicated chick starter with my ducklings as I've used with the chicks. I just added powdered Brewer's yeast to it, to give them the increased niacin they may need.
     
  7. Chic-n-farmer

    Chic-n-farmer Showers of Blessings

    I've always fed medicated feed to ducklings and never had a problem.
     
  8. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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    Yep, only medicated Chick Starter. I've raised over 50 ducklings over the past 2 years and have had no problems at all.
     
  9. GrannyCarol

    GrannyCarol Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Modern medicated chick starter has medication to protect from coccidia, it's safe for ducklings. They used to medicate with something else that wasn't safe. Personally I prefer to avoid any medication except as needed, healthier overall.
     
  10. jbourget

    jbourget Chillin' With My Peeps

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