will chicks try to eat the sponges?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by horsejody, Feb 27, 2008.

  1. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

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    I am on day 19. I had to add sponges to get the humidy up. Will the chicks peck at the sponges? Will it hurt them?
     
  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    The chicks will be too busy fluffing up and resting to be interested in the sponges......mine have never tried pecking them or eating at them....they will do fine....
     

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