Should I feed my 14 Girls Cheese?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by ALJhappychicken, Aug 12, 2014.

  1. ALJhappychicken

    ALJhappychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi! I was wondering if chickens could eat cheese. I've fed them cottage cheese, and they ate it all up, but can they eat old macaroni and cheese? What about cheese scraps, like the kind you'd put in a sandwich? Thanks in advance for any help!
     
  2. WhiteLeghorn2

    WhiteLeghorn2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I believe dairy products will give chickens diarrhea. It's probably better to avoid it.
     
  3. Bullitt

    Bullitt Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. Bullitt

    Bullitt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    As with most chicken treats, cheese should be fed to chickens in moderation.
     
  6. ALJhappychicken

    ALJhappychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay, thanks!
     
  7. crazyfeathers

    crazyfeathers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I feed my flock cheese every so often, I feed them anything I eat except onions and potato peelings. Moderation is the key.
     

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