In this guide, we compare roosters vs. hens and discuss how you can tell the different between male and female birds at different ages.
Everything You Need to Know About Raising Backyard Chickens
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This is a complete guide to the Buff Orpington chicken. We discuss the history, temperament, and care needs of this fun bird.
This is a complete breed guide of the Plymouth Rock chicken. We discuss the appearance, history, benefits, and drawbacks of this unique bird.
This a complete guide to keeping & raising Guinea Fowl. We discuss behavior, feed requirements, benefits, challenges, and much more!
This is a complete guide to the Wyandotte chicken breed. Learn everything you need to know about this awesome dual purpose bird.
Taking a quick look at the chicken poop in your coop can be vital to your bird’s health. This guide teaches you what to look out for.
Proper hydration is extremely important for chickens. In this guide, we help you choose the best chicken waterer for you backyard flock.
The biggest benefit of owning chickens is the endless egg supply. This guide teaches you how to encourage your chickens to lay more eggs.
The Rhode Island Red chicken is one of the most iconic breeds in the hobby. This guide covers everything you need to know about raising them.
Buying chickens online is a convenient, low cost alternative to feed store and breeders. This guide cover 17 of our favorite online shops.
If there is one thing that all chicken owners dread, it’s mites. This guide teaches you how to identify and treat chicken mites.
It’s no secret – mealworms are the favorite snack of chickens everywhere. This guide shows you the basics of raising mealworms for chickens.
Looking for a unique array of colored chicken eggs? These 18 breeds are will help make your egg collections fun and colorful!
Chickens are good for more than just eggs and meat – they are also great pets! This guide cover 16 of the friendliest chicken breeds.
The Ameraucana chicken is one of the most iconic breeds in the world. This guide covers everything you need to know about this awesome bird.
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