Can Chickens Eat Tomatoes

Can Chickens Eat Tomatoes?  The answer to this question is a little more complicated than it first appears. Because pet chickens are just about the best little recycling machines going around, we tend to think that we can feed them anything and they will be able to...

Diatomaceous Earth for Chickens

The popularity of keeping chickens in the backyard, on a patch of land, or even on a larger acreage has enjoyed a real surge over the past decade, and now you can even use diatomaceous earth for chickens.  With an ever growing awareness about healthy lifestyles and...

Can Chickens Eat Potatoes

Can Chickens Eat Potatoes ?  We all love to feed our friendly pet chicken with all the scraps from the kitchen, and there always seems to be a lot of vegetable scraps such as potatoes, beans, carrots, and all sorts of greens and colorful stuff.  And that is excellent...

Can Chickens Eat Grapes

What about dried raisins and sultanas?  As nice as it is to give our friendly pet chickens some lovely treats, maybe we should check to see if it is safe for chickens to eat grapes before we give them too many to eat! Fortunately, it is safe for chickens to eat...

Best Chicken Coop Reviews

Best Chicken Coop Reviews and Special Deals Here at Pet-Chicken.com, we love looking after our pet chickens as if they are royalty, and it only seems appropriate that we share with you some of the best "chicken palaces"  (aka best chicken coop) that we have found...

Can Chickens Eat Watermelon

Can Chickens Eat Watermelon? At first this doesn't seem like a hard question - don't we all love watermelon?  There is nothing better on a hot day than a lovely cool watermelon for a sweet and healthy refreshment! And when we finish with the scraps, we leave the...

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 of what...

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 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

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 walk up to...