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Old 15-09-2010, 07:06 PM
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what do you give your beardies, raw butternut squash, or cooked butternut squash?
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Old 15-09-2010, 07:08 PM
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Cut the skin off and grate it!!
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Old 15-09-2010, 07:11 PM
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depends..i usually grate mine but if i buy the precut cubes from m&s i will cook it and mash it
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Old 15-09-2010, 07:13 PM
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defo raw lol if you cook it all the goodnes goes out of it,i grate mine most of the time or i have this really good chopper from america called the pampered chef food chopper its perfect for the job
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Old 15-09-2010, 07:15 PM
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I gave mine raw, chopped up into chunks. Just make sure you dont use it straight from the fridge (I made that mistake the first time ).
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I slice mine very thin using a mandolin. Then micro it for about 10 secs to soften up. He scoffs it!!
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Chopped, skinned and raw - the size usually depends on what you're giving it to, but even babies will happily gnaw away on a 1" cube - they just work at the corners, taking off bite-sized chunks. I tend to practically grate it (or chop it that fine) to make their lives a bit easier though.
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