Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by ChortleChic, Jun 17, 2011.

  1. ChortleChic

    ChortleChic Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 12, 2011
    Does anyone know if I should be concerned with my pullets eating the Sluggo I put around my basil plants? I saw two of my chics in the garden and quickly got them away but wondering if this is a problem. The bottle reads safe around pets. Not sure if my peeps would actually it it or not.[​IMG]
  2. mljohnson05

    mljohnson05 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 16, 2011
    If it says "safe around pets", then you have nothing to worry about....
    Besides, Most chicks have a "don't eat sensor" and tend to stay away from things they should naturally not eat [​IMG]

    Best Wishes,

    EDIT: Forgot to say [​IMG] From Missouri and [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2011
  3. jomoncon

    jomoncon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2010
    New Orleans, LA
    I've been meaning to ask the same question! I use Sluggo a lot, but didn't want to harm my girls.

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