What can I give for........

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by peeps7, Oct 3, 2007.

  1. peeps7

    peeps7 Songster

    Aug 26, 2007
    North Carolina
    What can I give my hens for extra protein?
     
  2. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    you can give them catfood as treats and sunflowers
     
  3. FluffyChickenMama

    FluffyChickenMama Songster

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    I give mine dog food.. the soft kind.. its like Gaines Burgers but the generic version..
     
  4. wegotchickens

    wegotchickens DownSouth D'Uccles & Silkies

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    We buy them crickets from the bait store. Protein and fun all at the same time.
     
  5. 6chix

    6chix Songster

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    Chicken....my girls love it. Kinda creeps me out though
     
  6. greyfields

    greyfields Crowing

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    Fish meal, any seed meal (soybean, linseed, cottonseed, etc.), meal worms, roadkill
     
  7. broncbuster07

    broncbuster07 Songster

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    Meat!
     

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