How Do Chickens Digest Food | Purina Animal Nutrition

  • How do chickens digest food?
  • How does the chicken digestive system differ from a human’s?
  • Learn how a hen’s feed and nutrition becomes an egg.
by Patrick Biggs, Ph.d


When the dinner bell rings for a backyard flock, the hens come running. There’s nothing like a complete, balanced layer feed. But what happens after your chickens are finished pecking away at the feeder? Read Article

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