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How to Have Happier Chickens - 11 Tips to Make it Easy
How to Have Happier Chickens. 11 Simple Things You Can Do for your homestead or backyard chickens.
Rehoming a rooster. When you get straight run chicks sometimes you end up with a cockerel that you just can't keep. Here's why you might need to rehome a rooster and how to do it properly.
Rehoming a rooster....the why's and how's
Rehoming a rooster. When you get straight run chicks sometimes you end up with a cockerel that you just can't keep. Here's why you might need to rehome a rooster and how to do it properly.
How to identify and treat heat stress in pet chickens. Preventing heat stress in the summer is vital for your chickens health! High temperatures can be a bit much for backyard chickens. Keep them cool and healthy with this heat stress guide.
Identify and treat heat stress in chickens
How to identify and treat heat stress in pet chickens. Preventing heat stress in the summer is vital for your chickens health! High temperatures can be a bit much for backyard chickens. Keep them cool and healthy with this heat stress guide.
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The Best Chicken Breeds for Warm Climates
If you live in a warm climate and are considering raising chickens, it’s important to choose a breed that can handle the heat. Some chicken breeds are better suited for warmer climates than others, as they have natural adaptations that allow them to stay cool and healthy in hot weather.
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How To Save Lots of Money On Chicken Feed
How To Save Money On Chicken Feed Are you spending too much money on chicken feed? I managed to cut my feed bill in half. How I saved $450 on my feed bill by changing the way I feed my chickens and how I shop for feed. Here's how to save money on chicken feed with 4 simple changes.
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Can Chickens Get Sunburn | The Happy Chicken Coop
Worried about chicken sunburn? 🐓 Discover the facts here! Read more at the Happy Chicken Coop
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Can chickens eat june bugs? Should they?
Can chickens eat June bugs? Yes they can, they love them and they're good for them! Here's how to catch and feed June bugs to your chickens as a snack. My chickens love when I dump june bugs into their water bowl!
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How often should you collect eggs?
If you keep backyard chickens you might be wondering how often should you collect eggs? Is once a day enough or should you collect eggs from the coop more often? What happens if you don't collect eggs often enough? Do the hens mind when you collect their eggs?
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Complete Guide to Feeding Chickens
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Can you set round eggs to hatch all pullets?
There's been a theory going around that hens hatch from round shaped eggs and roosters hatch from oval or oblong shaped eggs. I decided to hatch all round eggs and see what hatches. This isn't advisable because the more odd shaped the egg is the less chance there is of hatching, but I did it anyway for this experiment. So can egg shape tell you anything about the sex of the chick inside the shell?
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Should chickens free range?
Should chickens free range? Is it safe for them? Free range chickens seem so much happier than chickens confined to the coop and run, but is free ranging right for your flock? The pros and cons of free range chickens along with all the risks that go along with letting your chickens out of their coop and run all day.
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How To Protect Chickens From Weasels?
Keep your chickens safe from crafty predators! Learn effective strategies and safeguard your coop. Don't let those sneaky weasels ruin your flock. Find out more now!
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Get rid of rodents in the coop!
Get rid of rodents in the chicken coop! There are only 3 steps in this fool proof method to get rid of mice or rats in the chicken coop. It will also help you to keep them from coming back into your backyard chickens coop. Rodents can be a homestead nuisance, here's how to rid your coop of them.
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How to keep your chicken coop raccoon free!
How to keep your chickens safe from raccoons. It's time to predator proof your chicken coop and protect your flock against raccoons. It can be difficult because they are so smart and sneaky, but these easy to follow steps will prevent them from breaking into your chicken coop! How to trap and remove raccoons from your chicken coop and run area.
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Diagnosing And Treating Sour Crop In Chickens