What things should I purchase for my chickens

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by BirdGirl2004, Dec 8, 2016.

  1. BirdGirl2004

    BirdGirl2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2016
    SO, i just recently got 25 dollars toward amazon (on a gift card) and was wondering what I could purchase (that i do not already have) for 25 and under. Anything that would help me considerably?? Thanks
  2. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    Howdy BirdGirl2004

    I guess it all depends on what you already have but if it was me, I think it would be money well spent on starting a chicken first aid kit or topping up an existing one.
  3. teaton

    teaton Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2016
    Clarksville, TN
    X2 great idea! Because emergencies never seem to happen when we have extra money!!!
    Last edited: Dec 8, 2016
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    also when emergencies happen it's better to be prepared then try racing around when all the shops are closed. I think somewhere on this website there are lists of what is good to have on hand , medications , etc. Maybe if you put "Chicken first aid kit" in the search box something will show up.
  5. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013
    Great idea Teila!

    Things like Blu-Kote, plastic disposable gloves, vet wrap, bandage scissors, an antibiotic ointment, some sort of box to keep everything together...just having the basics on hand will make you feel more prepared when an emergency comes up. I'm sure there are a lot of other things that would be helpful.
  6. BirdGirl2004

    BirdGirl2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2016
    Thanks for all the great help everyone! I will definitely look in to it!!

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