Rooster Feed Help

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Knight1992, Mar 5, 2012.

  1. Knight1992

    Knight1992 Out Of The Brooder

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    My Rooster is a Adult.We Were feeding him Gamebird/Showbird with 24% Protein to try and get his Weight back! Plus we are giving him Liquid b12 plus Vitamin k.We also have Vitamins & Electrolytes with Lactobacillus.We Switched His Food to MannaPro Chick Starter Medicated with 18% Protein for Weight Gain so am i feeding the right thing or what
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Get his weight back from what? What happened to him? To really answer your question, I think we'd need more information.


    He doesn't need medicated feed if he's an adult-the amprolium is a thiamine blocker to help build immunity to coccidiosis in chicks. Any good quality feed would be fine, but if he needs plumping up, you could supplement with scrambled eggs and canned salmon a few times each week, or something along those lines.
     

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