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10 things not to feed your chickens
  1. Avocados - contain a toxic compound called persin, which can be harmful to chickens.

  2. Chocolate - contains theobromine, a stimulant that can be toxic to chickens.

  3. Alcohol - can cause drunkenness and liver damage in chickens.

  4. Raw or undercooked beans - contain lectins and phytates that can inhibit nutrient absorption.

  5. Green potatoes or tomatoes - contain solanine which is toxic to chickens.

  6. Rhubarb leaves - contain oxalic acid which can cause kidney damage.

  7. Meat or Dairy - These food items can cause health issues like diarrhea and other digestive problems.

  8. Persimmons - contain tannins which can cause intestinal distress.

  9. Apple seeds - contain small amounts of cyanide which can be toxic.

  10. Onion and Garlic - Can cause anemia and other health problems in chickens.

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