If you have been thinking about raising chickens, read this to get started in a simple and cost-effective way. We are talking just the basics.
Owning chickens in the suburbs might not be for everyone, but please consider it. Here's a long list of both the benefits and detriments of keeping chickens in a not-so-rural area.
Here is everything you'll want to know before purchasing chicks for the first time.
Who doesn't want to own a pet duck!? Here are more than 250 duck names for your feathered friend!
Raise your hand if you've never heard about training chickens. If your hand is up, you are in good company as not many people realize chickens are actually trainable.
Pekin ducks have been around for over 2000 years. These beautiful birds grow extremely quickly and produce a lot of meat and eggs. They also make great pets and show birds due to their unique personalities and social skills. This article includes information about diet, habitat, breeding, and more.
Build an automatic watering system for your chickens for less than $10.
Incubators are expensive, and they aren't always trustworthy. Read on to find out how to create one yourself that works.
So you've decided you want to keep chickens, but where to start? What breed of chickens? How many do you need? Read on to find out.
This is our story about beginning to raise chickens. Learn from our mistakes about what to do and what not to do when raising chickens.
New to raising hens? Unsure how to begin? Here are some important tips for raising hens in your back yard.
This article offers tips on how to utilize the natural instincts of a broody hen to incubate, hatch, and raise your chicks naturally.
Here are some tips and tricks on building your own chicken coop cheaply and also a basic design plan to get you started.
Keeping chickens is an extremely rewarding venture. Happy, healthy hens will lay eggs nearly all year round and will also provide you with delicious meat. However, certain breeds are better than others
The Silver Laced Wyandotte chicken is one of the oldest American breeds. They are a popular breed for backyard flocks because of their beauty, temperament, and egg-laying abilities.
Ducks, geese and swans are feathered philosophers, offering us humans useful tips on relationships, job success, stress management and staying healthy. You won't think of them as bird-brained again!