Keeping Chickens Newsletter Dec 2017 & Jan 2018

Chickens eating the insulation from their coop

2018-02-26T14:44:01+00:00

Brad : My chickens have pecked some insulation in the coop, and may have ingested some??  they are getting cabin fever ! Should we also not eat the eggs for a few weeks? I always

Chickens eating the insulation from their coop2018-02-26T14:44:01+00:00

Juvenile Red Tailed Hawk and A Favourite Chicken Treat

2018-02-26T14:45:29+00:00

Kevin & Kashia in Austin, Texas : "One morning a juvenile, but still quite substantial red tailed hawk was perched on top of our chicken tractor. Fortunately, I had not been out to let the

Juvenile Red Tailed Hawk and A Favourite Chicken Treat2018-02-26T14:45:29+00:00

Two Sheriffs In Tiny Town

2018-02-26T14:46:29+00:00

If  you need a laugh, come out to the ranch during free-range time in the afternoon. Things have changed in the chicken yard, or Tiny Town, as I've taken to calling it. "How are things

Two Sheriffs In Tiny Town2018-02-26T14:46:29+00:00

Winter Chores

2018-02-26T17:00:58+00:00

Sophie : Things have been rather snowy around here this past week. We got hit with a storm on Friday and then again on Monday and Tuesday. And today we got socked with cold temperatures,

Winter Chores2018-02-26T17:00:58+00:00

How Many Chicks

2018-02-25T10:10:38+00:00

Annie : How many chicks can one hen hatch a year? My Reply : It depends on the particular hen and how many times she goes broody during the year (if at all). A broody

How Many Chicks2018-02-25T10:10:38+00:00

A New Form Of Entertainment – Chicken TV

2018-02-26T14:48:10+00:00

I love watching animal antics. I especially enjoy animals that stay close to me, since I can't see them well if they're very far away. Now the cats, the dog and the humans have a

A New Form Of Entertainment – Chicken TV2018-02-26T14:48:10+00:00