My chickens eat a neighboors cat food

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by jamesbwood, Oct 17, 2012.

  1. jamesbwood

    jamesbwood Chillin' With My Peeps

    I live on an unfenced acre of Ag/residential land in south Florida. This morning, when I let my free ranged chickens out they took off so I followed them. My 4 girls made a bee line to a neighboors front step where she leaves food out for a number of cats (and likely wild animals) she feeds - there was food there and they chowed down. I already knew my birds were over there and she did previously mention chicken poop on the front step but so far things have been cool. . . they like our new puppy. Your thoughts?
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    It shouldn't cause any issues. Many people in the duck section feed it as a occasional treat.
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    They can eat cat food, but not too much.

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