What can i feed my 3 day old baby chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Legendchicken, Apr 6, 2017.

  1. Legendchicken

    Legendchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    I am wondering if there is any other foods i can give young baby chicks. I have several 3 day old banties. I have herd you can give them scrambled eggs yogurt and lettuce but wasnt sure does anyone have any suggjestions?
     
  2. gemma24

    gemma24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I always give new chicks blended rice. really just most foods that are cut up really small.
     
  3. Legendchicken

    Legendchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Will they eat scrambled eggs and yogurt?
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Be very careful not to over do the treats at that age. They are growing rapidly and need to be filling up on their feed to fuel that growth rate. Their crops are very tiny, so a little bit goes a long way.
     
  5. ChickenMammX4

    ChickenMammX4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would stick with chick starter for now. At about 3 or 4 weeks I'd introduce something like letttuce, scrambled egg or chopped strawberries. Be sure to have chick grit available.
     
  6. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    If you are feeding them treats, make sure you have plenty of grit.
     

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