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Are Christmas Plants Toxic To Chickens?

Traditional holiday plants such as holly, poinsettias and mistletoe are toxic to humans and pets, but for birds (including chickens) they’re no big deal.

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Debunking 3 Popular Poultry Supplement Myths

Poultry-keeping is rife with questionable folk remedies. In this article, we look at the three most popular—brewer’s yeast, apple cider vinegar and probiotics—and their merits (or lack thereof).

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Some Hard Truths About How Chickens Molt

When daylight lessens and laying chickens take a break, their feather loss could be minor or downright disturbing. Here some some whys and hows of molting.