When can I give them treats?

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  1. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Hold old do my chicks have to be to have treats like:
    Cheerios(chopped up very small)
    Yogurt
    Scrambled Eggs
    Bugs
    Strawberries (chopped up very small)
    Apples (chopped up very small and no skin)
    Thanks!!
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  2. rides2far

    rides2far Songster

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    Mine were hatched on 3/3. I Started this week with chick grit first, then some greens chopped very fine. Next day I added some mealworms. Next they got some corn & peas added to greens, chopped fine. They also got a little wheat bread today. Oh, also dried kale from our garden. I'm adding a new food each day, slowly. Not too much, their main diet is chick starter.
     
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    Thanks! yeah all the eat right now is chick starter.
     
  4. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    I think they would be fine with most of those things, especially bugs and eggs. My mama hens start feeding their chicks bugs on day one. [​IMG]
     
  5. Chicken Girl1

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    Thank you!
     

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