What treats are good to help fatten up a chicken?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Diamante, Nov 28, 2011.

  1. Diamante

    Diamante Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a rooster that i noticed gets picked on when he tries to eat, and he has lost quite a bit of weight. I want to feed something in addition to the layer feed but i cant spend a lot. I fed them boiled eggs today which they loved. I cant seperate him to another pen till spring, so for now i just need extra fattening treats, an extra food bowl and waterer and me in there watching during feeding so i can get after the other roos if they try anything. So what would be good to feed?
    Thanks
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    Not cheap but BOSS is boss. Canned tuna is good too.
    Check him over for lice/mites or possibly worms.
     

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