Will they grow now??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Vamvakas, Mar 1, 2012.

  1. Vamvakas

    Vamvakas Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 30, 2011
    North Branford, CT
    I have about 22 chicks I bought from a hatchery (there all heavy/standard breeds) back in mid october... At this moment they are almost the same size as they were at 2 months old and not growing properly...

    I think it's beacuse I used to only feed them cracked corn..

    But I just bought a 50 lbs of Blue Seal Grower Pellets, it's 15% protein. I also sometimes give the chicks Greek yogurt.

    Will they get bigger/grow faster with the new diet I'm using for them?
    Last edited: Mar 1, 2012
  2. VkyVky

    VkyVky Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 13, 2011
    Ventura County, CA
    Sounds like they could be malnourished. Please research what your animal needs before getting them. I hope they make a recovery. Best wishes for their growth.[​IMG]

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