Can Chickens Eat Oranges?

can chickens eat oranges and peels

Feeding your flock extra table scraps or goodies that haven’t gone bad is entertaining, and usually pretty good for your chickens. I mean, who doesn’t love a bit of a variety in their diet?

Chickens are no different. If your flock has been stuck with boring commercial crumble for a long period of time, prepare for some chaos should you choose to provide them with something a little different from time to time? 

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Can Chickens Eat Grapes – Are They Safe?

can chickens eat grapes

Giving chickens treats is a favorite pastime of many chicken lovers. It’s easy to toss your flock some leftovers and assume they’ll be able to eat them without issue. But the truth is, not all treats are created equal. 

Lucky for you, if you’re a grape lover,  grapes are a safe choice as a chicken treat, and your chickens will love you for it!

Grapes are juicy and sweet, even when they start to… [Read More]

Why You’re Feeding Your Chickens To Death And How To Stop It

We all love our chickens and want to do what’s best for them.

I know I love nothing more than spoiling them with kitchen scraps and homemade treats, but did you ever stop to think you might be doing more harm than good?

Over-feeding your girls can lead to obesity and a whole lot of health issues. Not only that, but many foods which humans eat such as avocados is actually poisonous to chickens… [Read More]

Can Chickens Eat Strawberries?

can chickens eat strawberries

Chickens love a little variety in their diets and adding some leftover strawberries to their meal will make them a happy flock of chickens.

Strawberries are perfectly safe for your chickens, in moderation, of course. 

Why Feed Your Chickens Strawberries

Aside from the fact that it’s fun to feed your chickens treats from time to time, there’s also a slew of other benefits of feeding your chickens strawberries. 

Strawberries are Nutrient Rich

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Can Chickens Eat Celery?

can chickens eat celery

Chicken lovers can’t help but treat their chooks to something fun every once and awhile. We love to watch our flock happily gobble up any goodies we offer them. Whether it’s table scraps, worms, or commercial treats, we can’t help but adore our hens as they fight over the morsels we give them.

But have you ever given your chickens a special treat, and instead of scurrying about and chomping it down, they… [Read More]