What not to feed chickens

What not to feed chickens

What  not  to Feed Chickens Most people are surprised to see how chickens can eat almost all of the kitchen scraps that we collect for them – and how much they seem to love them!  There are  some food scraps that chickens should not eat, so we have made a list...
How to keep chickens happy

How to keep chickens happy

How to keep chickens happy Even though we tend to lead very busy lives these days, the simple act of looking after pet chickens can be an excellent way to relieve stress, and all it takes is a little care and attention of your lovely little pets each day.  Happy and...
How to keep chickens healthy

How to keep chickens healthy

How to keep your chickens healthy   As we have discussed on other blog posts here at Pet-Chicken.com, your backyard chickens tend to have fairly basic needs and really don’t require a lot of effort to keep them healthy and free of chicken parasites.  As long as...
Review of Chicken Treadle Feeders

Review of Chicken Treadle Feeders

Do you want to know about the latest Chicken Treadle Feeders?   Here is a really neat idea on the market – chicken treadle feeders! Have you ever seen these chicken treadle feeders, which deliver feed to your chickens on demand – that is whenever they...
How did Chickens get to New Zealand

How did Chickens get to New Zealand

Did you know that chickens sailed around the world?   Well not really, but chickens are not native to New Zealand, so they must have arrived there somehow. In recent studies of the DNA of old chicken bones in New Zealand has discovered some interesting facts...