Keeping Chickens Newsletter April 2017

Love Me, Love My Chickens

2017-05-14T21:15:26+00:00

When it comes to "I love you," some husbands say it with flowers. Others say it with poetry. Mine says it by building me a chicken coop. This guy is not the type to take

Love Me, Love My Chickens2017-05-14T21:15:26+00:00

Do Chickens Need Fresh Water Every Day

2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Linda : Is it imperative for chickens to have clear fresh water every day or can they get sick from it not being changed? In the winter time we set a heated dog water dish

Do Chickens Need Fresh Water Every Day2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Hard To Peel Hard Boiled Eggs? – Steam Them

2017-06-13T18:52:56+00:00

Allison : Hi Gina. Being new to keeping chickens I have a lot to learn. I have had two girls for around six weeks now, both are laying, one starting a week after the other.

Hard To Peel Hard Boiled Eggs? – Steam Them2017-06-13T18:52:56+00:00

Adapting to life with a Crossed Beak

2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Raycoy Doop : Every morning I saw this chicken drink water at the jetmatic pump. He will wait those who fetch water and drink from the remaining droplets. Now I got him on my camera

Adapting to life with a Crossed Beak2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Death Defying and Prophesising – Famous Performing Chickens

2017-06-04T22:55:34+00:00

Tadah! There has never been a shortage of people prepared to tell you their predictions - particularly around election time - but it doesn't happen often that a chicken gets taken seriously as a

Death Defying and Prophesising – Famous Performing Chickens2017-06-04T22:55:34+00:00

Hen with Swollen Feet

2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Gary : Okay, one of our hens has swollen FEET!!! it is not bumblefoot, as there is no sore (she has been well washed and searched)... BOTH feet are swollen and warm... I am on

Hen with Swollen Feet2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Beehive in the Chicken Yard

2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Christina : Some time back a reader said she was happy to put a beehive in her chicken yard, as this would keep the hive from getting wax moths. Well I'm sorry to inform her

Beehive in the Chicken Yard2017-05-14T19:38:35+00:00

Roosters Comments

2018-02-26T14:53:56+00:00

Cheves : This is Henry with a few members of his flock. He went to the vet yesterday to have a spur cut back. It had grown curving back towards his leg and actually

Roosters Comments2018-02-26T14:53:56+00:00