You can vaccinate your chickens against these three common diseases and, in tandem with proper biosecurity, protect them from unnecessary suffering.
These five recipes for tasty treats are a great way to spoil your flock of backyard chickens, as well as boost their nutrients to meet seasonal needs.
These unique heritage chicken breeds range from distinctive to off the wall, and they can be difficult to find. But, for many, theyâ€™re worth the time and effort to track down.
Winter can bring boredom to the chicken coopâ€”sometimes to dramatic and destructive effect. But these boredom busters keep chickens enriched and healthy.
A flock of hens will naturally establish a pecking order, but in some instances it’s possible for a hen to develop the traits and behaviors of a rooster.
I wasn’t looking for chickens on a recent trip to Las Vegasâ€”I swear! But a chance encounter with a confection opened my eyes to poultry all over Sin City.
The new year is a great time to plan projects for chicken coop improvements that will benefit you and your birds. Here are four I plan to tackle in 2022.
There are a great many predators who would love to dine out in your chicken coop. Here’s how to eliminate the threats, from scaring animals away to locking them out.
Those pampered hens in your backyard can be traced back to domesticated jungle fowl, striking birds historically kept as village poultry around the world.
When winter weather sets in, it’s easy for chickens to experience boredomâ€”and that can get dangerous. So try these four enrichment ideas to keep your flock entertained.