The great tomato caper

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by debilorrah, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    After hearing from many of you that treats are ok for 4 week olds, tonight after dinner, I chopped up left over tomatoes and dropped them in the brooder.

    "the sky is falling get out of the way!"

    running around in circles "ohmygod, ohmy god, ohmygod"

    sitting on the roost " yeah whatevah"

    The smart one "peck peck peck, YUM this is good!"
  2. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    I was doing the same to my roosters today. They were outside the garden fence and I was tossing split open cherry tomatoes at them.
  3. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

    Mar 20, 2008
    NW Kentucky
    hehehehe they are so funny when the get a new thing. My girls are not crazy about tomatoes but toss a piece of summer squash in there and it is on!

    They love Squash, oatmeal, pasta and steamed rice, white is ok but brown is preferred. [​IMG] And they love fruit of course.
  4. tattooedchickenlady

    tattooedchickenlady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 23, 2008
    Dinky Springs, la
    My bunch lllooooooovvvvveeeeessss bananas. Seriously, loves them. They run around with pieces of peeling in their mouths, so funny.
  5. cyrixlord

    cyrixlord Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2008
    Monroe, wa
  6. allaboutdemchicks

    allaboutdemchicks Chapel Farms

    Sep 13, 2008
    Jemison, AL
    My 4- week olds lovin them fresh 'mators too! We are over run with fresh canalopes in our garden...I crack the over-ripes open every morning and they quickly hull them out. far bits of boiled chicken is their favorite. (No relation to them)
  7. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    The rest of the evening they danced around these little tomato bits like it was some weird thing that tastes good, but what damage will it do?? They are sooooo funny!

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