Anyone that keeps ducks can attest to the moment of shear panic every summer when they go about their morning chores only to find HUGE amounts of fluffy feathers covering the run and duck house. My mind immediately jumps to the worst conclusion – a predator attack – until my ducks waddle up to me […]
Your chickies will thank you for this homemade boredom buster. It’s filled with natural ingredients to help them cope with molting and winter needs, as well as keep them busy during the long winter weather!
It looked like chicken carnage in the coop. There were feathers everywhere, and my heart sunk. I quickly did head count. Everyone was present and accounted for, thank goodness! Now to figure out whose feathers were everywhere, and why. A little more investigation gave me the answer: the chickens were molting. The first time my […]
Molting is hard on our chickens. It takes a toll on their bodies and can be very painful. But is a necessary to help them through winter. Here you can find 5 steps to help them with the process.
Molting can be a stressful time for the flock. Find out to help them get through this annual malady
You don’t need a rooster to get eggs from your hens, chickens can fly, and three other things all new chicken keepers should know. Learn about molting, pecking, and what’s up with those weird eggs you sometimes get.