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Underweight pekin

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jannakaye, Apr 22, 2016.

  1. jannakaye

    jannakaye Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nibbles is two years old and gets free choice Layena and cracked corn along with scraps. He was wormed in January. He's always been a small boy, but 7 lbs worries me. Anything I can do to help him gain?
     
  2. Lovechickens202

    Lovechickens202 Out Of The Brooder

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    Junk food, ( no candy!) But potato chips or anything fattening that doesn't contain sugar or chocolate. Also chickens enjoy sunflower seeds. Compost is awesome. They can eat the bugs as well as the food. Cheerios, corn flakes just fill him up on lots of things. But honestly don't worry about his weight. If he is a smaller breed, ignore everything I just said. He will be fine.
     

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