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When can I feed them a worm or some veggies?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by beach babies, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. beach babies

    beach babies In the Brooder

    Jun 9, 2011
    I've got three week old chicks and I'm wonderng when it would be okay to feed them a worm or two, or try them out with some veggie scraps. Are they too young for that still? (I found some awesome wroms in my compost today, but I'm a little afraid the chicks could choke).

  2. classicsredone

    classicsredone Songster

    Jan 6, 2011
    Crunchy California
    If they can swallow it easily and have grit available, they're old enough.

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