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Day Old Chicks vs. Mice vs Rats - Nutritional Guide

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Nutritional Comparison Guide: Day old chicks, Mice, Rats There is little doubt that varying a carnivorous reptile pet’s diet pays dividends in overall health and longevity. Some food items are easier to acquire and maintain than others, and there are differences in cost and convenience. Whenever possible a consideration of nutritional factors should be the keeper’s first consideration. Many animal species can provide food for reptiles, but there are three that are most commonly used. This guide will describe the pros and cons of each of these food items. Day-old chicks (DOC):  Excellent Source of Protein It is hard to...

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