Poisonous items?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Goyo's Girl, Aug 21, 2010.

  1. Goyo's Girl

    Goyo's Girl Out Of The Brooder

    May 6, 2010
    Walla Walla, Washington
    My chickens, especially the Bard Rocks pick at the paint on the outside coop wall and eat it; they also will eat pieces of styrofoam or other kinds of small, odd items they find in the chicken yard. Also, I just noticed today that they've been eating rhubarb leaves. I've heard they're poisonous. Will these eating behaviors hurt my chickens?
    Last edited: Aug 22, 2010

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