Rooster??

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ksmbeach, Sep 20, 2016.

  1. ksmbeach

    ksmbeach New Egg

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    I have 8 beautiful island read....8 weeks old. Is it ok to give them wild bird seed for treat??
     
  2. stellagirl

    stellagirl Out Of The Brooder

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    My girls love the wild bird seed that I feed the cardinals and dove. Doesn't seem to hurt them one bit!
     
  3. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes makes healthy feathers and helps them lay i give mine that every morning
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, ksmbeach, and :welcome. Pleased you joined us. I agree with the above. Most bird seed is milo, sunflower seeds, cracked corn, millet, maybe some safflower seeds...all are appropriate as a treat. Best wishes and enjoy BYC
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  7. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.

    Wild bird seed is an excellent treat. Just make sure that treats such as seed don't exceed 10% of the diet total.
     
  8. ksmbeach

    ksmbeach New Egg

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    Thanks for the welcome...I am so new to chickens. Learning so much!!
     
  9. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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