Custom built to fit a flock of younger siblings for treasured elder chickens, this cool California coop and run are spacious and comfortable for beloved hens.
Ready to ditch the deep litter method? Cleaning the coop regularly is essential for protecting the health of your chickens. Check out these tips to do the job right!
Designed by students using reused materials, this cool chicken coop houses chickens that recycle food and yard waste into rich compost for the school garden!
Chicken coops, livestock barns and other buildings are essential on the farm, but before you hit the ground running, be sure to follow this advice for individual outbuildings.
There’s a lot that can go wrong from incubation to raising laying hens, so learn from this keeper’s hard lessons before raising chickens of your own.
Safeguarding your hens’ environment against intruding rats is critically important. But what happens if rats get in the chicken run anyway?
You have a lot of options for housing your chickens, but choose your coop and run setup wisely to minimize hassle and maximize your hens’ health.
Courtesy iStockphoto/Thinkstock Urban chicken keepers across the country face penalties for not complying with confusing city ordinances. It’s not surprising that urban chicken owners have been the first to run headlong into city laws and ordinances that not only restrict or prohibit keeping hens, but also serve up hefty fines for doing so. While animal […]