What don't your chicken like?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by MandalaMaMa, Aug 20, 2013.

  1. MandalaMaMa

    MandalaMaMa Songster

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    I thought this might be fun to see what your chickens WON'T eat. If you can believe this I have one that doesn't like mealworms. My husband thinks she's crazy. The other five go crazy for them but she just stands there looking at him as if saying is that all you have.
     
  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Songster

    For some reason my chickens don't like earthworms they used to go crazy for them when they were chicks.[​IMG]
     
  3. OliverZoe

    OliverZoe In the Brooder

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    My chickens hate carrots.
     
  4. nihil

    nihil In the Brooder

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    My chickens are young (6 weeks) but are not interested in watermelon, strawberries, lettuce or earthworms.

    They love mealworms (live or dried) and dogwood berries.

    I'm hoping their tastes grow more varied as they grow.
     
  5. MandalaMaMa

    MandalaMaMa Songster

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    Mine don't like carrots too but love the carrot tops (greens). I clamp them to the fence or else hold them for them. They strip off and eat only the green leaves.
     
  6. AK Baha

    AK Baha Songster

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    Mine don't like halibut they go crazy for salmon but no halibut.
     
  7. DoubletakeFarm

    DoubletakeFarm Songster

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    Frozen spinach. NONE of my animals will eat it.
     
  8. MandalaMaMa

    MandalaMaMa Songster

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    Yuck - I don't blame them.
     
  9. farmgirlroots

    farmgirlroots Chirping

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    Mine have rejected Raspberries, spaghetti noodles (though they love the curly cue kind), cooked asparagus, cooked green beans, lettuce, scrambled eggs.
     
    Last edited: Aug 21, 2013
  10. buttercup95

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    None of my cochins will eat tomatoes but all of my other breeds go crazy for them!
     

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