In the final part of this series, we continue alphabetically through chicken health issues with scaly leg mites, thrush, transmission of disease and vaccination.
Asian lady beetles, box-elder bugs and darkling beetles are not parasitic or particularly harmful insects, but chickens won’t eat them, and they love coops.
This round of contenders, led by a very thoughtful horse, includes a gorgeous chicken, a playful pig, curious camelids and a friendly donkey.
Interested in putting your birds to work? Consider these possibilities for a homegrown poultry business, including eggs, feathers and manure.
Processing broilers can be daunting or traumatic the first few times. Here’s a step-by-step guide to minimize animal suffering and keep meat safe.