Moth balls

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Chickfever, May 1, 2008.

  1. Chickfever

    Chickfever Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Will chickens eat mothballs? I've thought about putting them out to keep rodents (and possibly dogs) away but I won't if my guys and gals will eat them.
     
  2. dlhunicorn

    dlhunicorn Human Encyclopedia

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    do not use mothballs anywhere near your birds...the fumes are also toxic to them/.
     
  3. Miltonchix

    Miltonchix Taking a Break

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    Quote:Everytime one of my hens catch one. Takes a bunch to make a decent meal though. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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  4. eggzettera

    eggzettera Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Everytime one of my hens catch one. Takes a bunch to make a decent meal though. [​IMG] [​IMG]

    [​IMG] Only a truly warped mind would think of that, it took me a minute, [​IMG] so my wapred mind is getting rusty.... [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. Miltonchix

    Miltonchix Taking a Break

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    Quote:Everytime one of my hens catch one. Takes a bunch to make a decent meal though. [​IMG] [​IMG]

    [​IMG] Only a truly warped mind would think of that, it took me a minute, [​IMG] so my wapred mind is getting rusty.... [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Are you insinuating I have a warped mind? [​IMG]

    ME?? [​IMG]
     
  6. eggzettera

    eggzettera Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Yes you. I did not insinuate anything - I stated. That was truly very clever, warped - but clever.
     

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