In part four of this series, we continue alphabetically through chicken ailments, covering keel cyst, kinky back, Marek’s and Newcastle diseases, and nutritional disorders.
Winter temperatures, snow and ice create challenges for people caring for chickens. Use these suggestions we’ve learned in Michigan to make those duties as tolerable as possible.
Winter is the time to look ahead and plan the coming year. We plan to add Runner Ducks, separate chickens and guineas, and (because we have 24 geese) start selling eggs.
Chickens can encounter three types of cats: pets, barn cats, and strays or ferals. Learn how they’re different and how you can protect your flock.
The unexplained death of a chicken can be quite shocking. Take these steps to help determine what caused your bird’s untimely demise and protect your other birds.
Do you have your heart set on a particular breed of chicks for your flock? Consult one of these sources to help you find what you want.
This round of contenders, led by a goat, is nearly all mugshots. It also contains a camelid, a chicken, a pig and a horse—and an adorable pair of donkeys.