New chicken farmer

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ericstac, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. ericstac

    ericstac In the Brooder

    Jun 11, 2010
    I've been reading your website the last few days and wish I would have found y'all earlier. [​IMG] I received my dozen laying hens today and realized reading through here that the carefresh natural bedding I bought is never used. Is it okay to use for the new chicks? It says it is good for all kinds of small pets including small birds.
  2. gpamela3499

    gpamela3499 Songster

    Feb 26, 2009
    Catawba NC
    [​IMG] From Northern Ca.
    Sorry I don't know the answer but someone will
  3. Butterflychicks

    Butterflychicks In the Brooder

    May 11, 2010
    Not sure either, but I bet if you call your local feed and supply store, they could tell you. Or call the Hatchery you bought the chicks from. I find them very useful at times.
    Hope this helps!
  4. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Hi, welcome to BYC.

    My main concern would be them eating the pellets. But I'm looking at it online, I'd have to see/feel it to say for sure.
    Last edited: Jun 11, 2010

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