what should I feed Saipan and Malay chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Cherie1n2, Mar 4, 2015.

  1. Cherie1n2

    Cherie1n2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know these breeds require higher amounts of protein and especially the saipans cant tolerate hard foods like corn.. But what should i start the chicks on?
     
  2. rainbowrooster

    rainbowrooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How about a meat bird starter.
     
  3. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

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    I would go with a chick starter that's somewhere around 20-22% protein. I don't have those breeds, but that's what I start all of my chicks on. My Silkies stay on 20% chick starter for life, and they do great on it :)
     

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