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The Hummingbird: Beautiful and Symbolic

Hummingbird

Are you curious about hummingbird symbolism and what the meaning might be behind these elegant, breathtaking birds? Hummingbirds are known for their beautiful colors, speed, and agility. They can feed on nectar from flowers, insects, or sap from trees. The hummingbird is also a common symbol of love, beauty, and joy in the Native American […]

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Buff Brahma Bantam: Everything You Need To Know

buff brahma bantam

Though a relatively new breed of chicken, Buff Brahma Bantam is rapidly gaining popularity in the United States. These charming chooks are docile and calm, with easygoing personalities that make them perfect for families with young children or pets. If you want to add some color and personality to your flock, this breed could be […]

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Chicken Life Cycle (Learn the 4 Key Stages)

Life cycle of chickens

We all love our feathered friends, but how much do we know about their life? What happens after the egg is fertilized? What developmental stages do they go through? The chicken life cycle is explained here. How long do they live? We thought we would take the time to look at the life stages of […]

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Muscovy Duck: Eggs, Facts, Care Guide and More…

Muscovy Duck- Eggs, Facts, Care Guide and More...

The Muscovy duck is an unmistakable sight with its bright red caruncles. This unusual-looking duck has been kept for hundreds of years and is a staple for many indigenous peoples of South America, adding eggs and meat to their diet. Although originally a tropical bird, it has adapted well to various climates and can thrive […]

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The Definitive Guide to Chicken Tractors and 13 Free DIY Plans

The Definitive Guide to Chicken Tractors and 13 Free DIY Plans

What exactly is a chicken tractor? Simply put, it is a mobile home, much like a caravan, or trailer, which contains everything your chicken needs in her house. It is a portable chicken coop. It will contain food, water, a roosting perch, a nesting box, and a nice place for free-range. In this definitive guide, […]

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Cardinal Symbolism

cardinal in the trees

Whether you see them only occasionally as they fly from shrub to shrub, or you have a family of cardinals living in your backyard birdhouse. You’re likely wondering whether there is any cardinal symbolism that you should be aware of. The short answer? Absolutely. The cardinal is one of the most well-known and iconic birds […]

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Flocks Need a Daily Snack Too!

Flocks Need a Daily Snack Too!

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are important – but do your flocks need a daily snack, too? Chickens have a lot of energy and need plenty of calories to keep them going. At the same time, you can provide most of your chickens’ nutritional requirements via their feed – which is specially formulated to meet their […]

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Aggressive Rooster: How to Train Him to be ‘Mr. Nice Guy’

aggressive rooster

We constantly hear of roosters that are mean to the hens and their keepers. Today we will give you a few tips on an aggressive rooster and how to make him a ‘Mr. Nice Guy’. That means you’re going to learn how to tame your aggressive rooster! It will take some time and patience, so […]

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