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5 Steps to Rescue a Freezing Chicken

Sometimes our birds get caught out in the cold despite our best efforts. Follow these six steps to help birds suffering from cold injury.

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How to Trim a Chicken’s Beak

A chicken’s beak is vital to food access, establishing social status, mating and preening. If it gets overgrown, here’s how to trim it so that it’s useable.

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How to Prevent Eggs From Rotting

Eggs can turn bad for many reasons. Here’s how to recognize—and prevent—the conditions that cause these odiferous ovals before it’s too late.