Chicken Health Checklist & DIY Antiseptic Ointment | Community Chickens
It is generally good practice to spend time with your flock on a regular basis (as if you don’t already!), apart from the regular feeding and cleaning, but really observing them, so that you know what is ‘normal’ and immediately notice any changes in appearance or behavior. The faster you can identify a health issue …
The 9 worst mistakes a chicken keeper can make
Learning to care for chickens can be difficult and we often make mistakes. Unfortunately some of those mistakes can be deadly. Here are the 9 worst mistakes a chicken keeper can make.
How To Sex Your Chickens - Tips and Tricks
Trying to decide whether your poultry is male or female is a source of great discussion and debate here on BYC so I have compiled the best ways to determine your chicken's sex from the day the hatch to the day they begin laying or crowing (AKA a...
Best Chickens For Eggs?
What are the best egg laying chickens? Many know about the wonderful benefits associated with raising chickens, but with more than one hundred breeds out there, making the right chicken-choice may seem somewhat intimidating. From the puffy Muppet-looking Silkie to the more traditional Marsh Daisy and from the cute Wyandotte to the elegant Brakel, chickens simply
A high protein chicken treat your hens will love.
Discover why and when chickens need help with extra protein - and create a natural, inexpensive treat to boost their health.
About Marans Chickens: French Chocolate Colored Egg Layers
Marans chickens is a stunning breed of chicken that lay even more stunning eggs. These birds lay beautiful chocolate colored eggs that attract many keepers.