Do you plan to starting a backyard flock or add to your existing bunch? Inspect your chicks carefully for these four life-threatening conditions.
Whether you’re out of town or sick in bed (as I recently was), it benefits your birds to make sure your chicken sitter knows exactly what’s needed and when.
It’s the time of year when we think about getting chicks to expand our flocks, so consider these breeds that need our love and attention to survive.
Sometimes it’s so cold that chickens need to stay inside the coop, but that might not be enough to prevent frostbite. Here’s how to spot it and what to do.
Plan to raise a backyard flock? Familiarize yourself with local ordinances on these four issues that might affect your chicken aspirations.
You’ll need to battle nature to prevent water and eggs from freezing, but you’ll also need to help your flock fight boredom for its own safety. Here’s how.