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The Definitive List of Chicken Treats: What Can Chickens Eat?

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We all love to give our hens tidbits, but just what can chickens eat? I’m sure you’ve wondered what treats you can safely give to chickens, so we have put together this definitive list containing over 200 snacks. If you want to search for a specific snack you can use our tool below. Or you […]

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Healthy Snacks For Your Pet Bird

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Birds, like humans, need snacks to help them maintain their health. The best snacks for birds are those that are healthy and provide them with the nutrients they need. Here are some of the best healthy snacks for your pet bird. What Snacks Can I Give My Bird? As any bird owner knows, providing your […]

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5 Best Bird Feed for Your Pet Bird: Parrot, Parakeet, Budgie Food Buying Guide [2022]

Recent avian research revealed that 80 to 90% of bird diseases are associated with an inadequate diet. This alarming figure shows the importance of giving your pet the best bird feed for their health. Since many misconceptions about bird feed, many avian owners have failed to keep their bird’s health at an optimal state. So, […]

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Best Feed For Ducks —Top Duck Feed Review and Buying Guide

Best Feed for Ducks

Ducks are omnivores that feed on both plants, insects, and crustaceans.  But what is the best feed for ducks that can help kickstart their growth and maximize their egg-laying capacity?  You may find some chicken feed advertised as suitable for ducks, but hold on before clicking the purchase button!  Waterfowls need more than just chicken […]

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Foods Poisonous to Birds – Is There Such a Thing?

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Believe it or not, many common foods can wreak havoc on a bird’s digestive system and are poisonous to birds. Many of us are familiar with the phrase, “Don’t feed the birds!” What we don’t know is WHY. The reason behind this warning is that many human foods can poison your feathered friends and make […]

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Automatic Chicken Feeders: What To Know Before Buying

Today’s subject is automatic chicken feeders. Automatic feeders offer several huge benefits over traditional (gravity) feeders; firstly they help reduce waste and secondly, they keep the feed fresh for longer. What’s not to like? They have been around for a while now, so in this article, we are going to look at what options there […]

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Organic Chicken Feed: What to Know Before Buying

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Once upon a time, we didn’t have to worry about organic chicken feed for our animals and livestock. Sadly, that is no longer true. Manufacturers have been adding things to animal feeds for decades; antibiotics, hormones, and now Genetically Modified Organisms (all in the name of animal health and economy). Happily, some of those practices […]

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Mealworms vs Black Soldier Fly Larvae

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Mealworms have always been the go-to protein treat for chickens, but the black soldier fly larva is becoming more and more popular for many good reasons. Let’s see how they both stack up in comparison and which is best for your flock. The term ‘mealworm’ is really a misnomer. These little bits of wiggly beings […]

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Animal Feed: What Are the 6 Nutrients Animals Need?

animal feed what are the 6 nutrients animals need

Do animals need nutrients in their diet? Just like any living being, animals need essential nutrients to live healthily and function well. So, what are the six nutrients animals need? And how do you make sure they get all the essential nutrients in their animal feed? This article shows the six nutrients animals need and […]

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What Can You Grow for Your Own Animal Feed

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Raising livestock can be a very fulfilling and profitable experience. However, homesteads often face problems regarding the feed and its expenses. If you are on a tight budget or still starting, this question probably popped into your mind, “what can you grow for animal feed?” Fortunately, there are plenty of livestock food options that you […]

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