vitamins for a new flock

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  1. griff5309

    griff5309 New Egg

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    Im just starting out at a new home and my new flock will be hatching in about 10 days.what vitamins will i want to start them out with to ensure health and happiness.i heard they get many of their needed vitamins from other chickens feces but have not had chickens in this yard. All help is greatly appreciated thank you
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

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    They don't get vitamins from feces. They get probiotics from it. I use Gro2Max for that. Yogurt works too.
    All the vitamins, minerals, amino acids, fats and energy is in chick starter. That's all you need.
     
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    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

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    Go easy on added vitamins and minerals. Too much of a good thing is a bad thing.
     
  4. griff5309

    griff5309 New Egg

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    Thank you very much
     
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