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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by gene washo, Mar 19, 2013.

  1. gene washo

    gene washo New Egg

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    i have 4 barred rock pullets 4 weeks old ,can you over feed them ,they appear to be gaining alot of weight? first timer here
     
  2. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Overrun With Chickens

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    I have always done free choice feed/water with chicks/ducklings. They need access 24/7 there in a state of rapid growth.
     
  3. Chucknbob

    Chucknbob Out Of The Brooder

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    You can give too many treats, but it's hard to over feed normal chicken feed, they only eat what they want.
     

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