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raw bacon fat

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by goldenchic, Jan 23, 2010.

  1. goldenchic

    goldenchic Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2009
    can chickens eat this ? they must surely need fat in their diet aswell as proteins ?
  2. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

    Aug 11, 2009
    Taunton, MA
    Not sure. Seems too fatty. if scracth feet can fatten up chicken imagine what bacon fat can do. I think i would be better to give to wild birds. They need the fat Mix some bird seed in there .
  3. chickenchaser99

    chickenchaser99 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 12, 2009
    we had a big breakfeast and we give the scraps to the cats not the eggs the our chick came up and decided it could take the cats bacon it then we gave the cat another piece and they enjoyed leftovers
  4. Fanny

    Fanny Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 22, 2009
    Manitoba, Canada
    I'd be concerned about the salt content...

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