My dogs eat my chicken feed

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  1. Stacyoung13

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    Does any one else have problems with their dogs eating the chicken feed ? Or do i just have weird dogs? Every time I set the feed bucket down one of 3 dogs will be munching down.
     
  2. townchicks

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    Mine will eat anything, chicken feed, fish food, bird seed, and of course, cat food.
     
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    The cats go for it, sometimes, and the younger dog'll lick chick crumble off of the floor.

    I've found dogs will eat anything, so long as they think it smells interesting.
     
  4. ShannonR

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    Yeah, that happens. Goats, too!!
     
  5. Ducksandchickens

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    Mostly I get my chickens eating dog food!
     
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    llombardo Crowing

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    My one dog took a liking to the fermented feed. 3 times in a row he got it as it was just about ready. 3 different spots and he found it every time.
     
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  7. MissChick@dee

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    :ducIf they start clucking then worry otherwise it won’t hurt them.
     
  8. llombardo

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    Lol..the first time he got it, I called the vet to make sure. Once it was cleared the next couple times were not as bad, except for the poor chickens who didn't get their food.
     
  9. Stacyoung13

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    As long as they don't lay eggs !!
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    Once I bought grain free cat food, and the cat began eating the chicken feed, which is 100% grain.
     

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