Bathing your chickens is topic that has come up a lot lately. I’ve recently been part of a large group discussion about whether you should bathe your chickens or not. You see, while there are reasons why you should bathe your chicken in certain instances, this isn’t really the common thing you need to do. […]
Admittedly, I have a lot of chicken coops. I have all different sizes and shapes of coops. In all my chickens coops I have my favorite additions in each one. Each coop has things about them that I love and things I absolutely hate, but there are 4 additions we’ve made to our coops that […]
Summer is here and everyone is complaining about the heat…even the chickens! When chickens got hot they pant and hold their wings away from their body. They tend to seek out cool spots to rest and don’t bunch up together as much. Once you see these symptoms you know its time to go into emergency […]
If you’ve been around chickens any length of time there’s no doubt you’ve heard someone go on and on about how smart their chickens are. Some people have trained their chickens to come when called, do tricks and even run obstacle courses. You’ve probably also heard someone complaining about how stupid their chickens are. So, […]
Interested in hatching your own cute baby chicks? First, you’ll need to be sure you have fertile eggs, of course! Use these tips to find out if your chickens’ eggs are fertile.
In this article, you will learn why we choose to free range our chickens even after a raccoon attack and 10 Ways to keep your hens protected when you free range.