Veggies for chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by S0rcy, Apr 6, 2008.

  1. S0rcy

    S0rcy Songster

    Hi there, I was wondering when it's ok to start feeding veggies to my chicks. As they were following my daughter around the dining room yesterday, she dropped a piece of raw zuchinni and they went after it like it was manna from heaven! They are almost a week old now. Is it ok to give them a strip to peck at? Will I need to offer them more grit than is in their starter crumble?
  2. swiftfoot

    swiftfoot Songster

    Dec 23, 2007
    Blountville , TN
    i give my chicks fruit and vegetables
    you can feed them but watch for a change in their droppings
    they always love lettuce[​IMG][/img]
    Last edited: Apr 6, 2008
  3. speedabug

    speedabug Songster

    Apr 5, 2008
    I feed mine any thing an adult can have just in smaller quantites.

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