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Do Chickens Attack Humans

Chicken Noises- How to Understand What They Mean

If you’ve ever mentioned that you have or want to have chickens in your backyard, someone is bound to mention the time they got attacked by a mean rooster as a kid. But why do chickens attack humans? And is there anything you can do to prevent it? We cover all of that and more […]

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How to Collect Chicken Poop

Are you planning to raise a flock yet wondering how to collect chicken poop? Proper waste management is an important aspect of responsible chicken keeping. This guide explores the intricacies of how to collect chicken poop effectively, from selecting the right tools to implementing sustainable disposal methods. These practices let poultry enthusiasts strike a balance […]

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How to Help Dehydrated Chickens 

Do you feel like the day is hotter than usual? Your chickens could be feeling the same! In worse cases, such hot weather could leave your chickens dehydrated. Dehydration in chickens can be deadly. It’s so important to know the signs of it and find ways to treat and prevent dehydration in your flock. Knowing […]

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Should Chickens Wear Sweaters?

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Chicken sweaters have become a cute and whimsical trend on social media, but are they a good idea? While dressing up chickens is fun and charming, it prompts a closer look at the implications for their health and natural behaviors. This article will explore the debate surrounding the use of chicken sweaters, delving into the […]

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My Chicken Ate Styrofoam: Now What?

You didn’t know what happened, but for some reason, your chickens got some of the styrofoam you had safely kept in storage. And in this not-so-lucky scenario, your chickens ate styrofoam. What will happen to them? What should you do next? Chickens seem to gravitate towards styrofoam, which is unfortunate when you learn that ingesting […]

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The Chicken Respiratory System (And Common Diseases)

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Ever wonder how the chicken respiratory system works? I mean, do chickens breathe the same as humans do? Are respiratory issues common with poultry? The chicken respiratory system is a sophisticated mechanism that differs from our own. In this blog, we will cover the following: Anatomy of the chicken respiratory system Common respiratory issues and […]

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Poultry Cannibalism: Signs, Solution, and Prevention

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It’s certainly not pleasant to think about, but as chicken owners, it’s something we’ll all have to come to terms with at some point or another: chicken cannibalism. Yes, you read that right. Chickens can sometimes (and often do) resort to eating each other. So, why does cannibalism happen in chickens? There are a few […]

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Do Chickens Like Music?

Do Chickens Like Music

Chickens have a reputation for being simple and unassuming animals. They scratch at the ground, peck at insects, and cluck contentedly in backyards across America. But have you ever wondered if these sweet little birds have a hidden appreciation for music? It may seem like an odd question, but it has intrigued poultry enthusiasts, researchers, […]

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Electrolytes for Chickens: What They Are and How To Use Them

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Chickens require a delicate balance of nutrients and minerals to thrive. One crucial group of nutrients often overlooked in poultry care is electrolytes. In this guide, we’ll delve into the following: Electrolytes for chickens Why they’re important Which ones do chickens need, and How to use them to maintain a healthy and happy flock Electrolytes […]

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What Is A Chicken Sexer?

What is a Chicken Sexer

A CHICKEN SEXER is a real job position in the poultry industry. To put it simply, chicken sexers are professionally trained to determine whether day-old chicks are males or females. They employe different ways and techniques to do this (which we will cover later.) Interesting, right? In this article, let’s explore a bit more about […]

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