What to feed???

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by coonhunter1199, Apr 9, 2016.

  1. coonhunter1199

    coonhunter1199 Out Of The Brooder

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    I got a new gamecock what should I feed to keep him in good shape and keep shiny feathers. The guy I bought him from said corn and dog food ?


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  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Corn and dog food sounds like a good way to get an unhealthy bird. No vitamins or minerals in that... corn is super fatty and dog food has way too much protein...

    I'd say get him on a 18-20% Flock Raiser ration and use a pigeon feed instead of scratch as a treat. That keeps my games in great condition.
     

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