Choosing the Best Chicken House for Your Chickens

Do you have a chicken house for your chickens? If you don’t have some type of chicken house then you definitely should and you should get one as soon as possible. Your chickens are going to need a safe place because they have many natural predators. The type of...

Chicken Diapers – Bring Your Chickens into the House

Have you ever heard of chicken diapers? Having trouble picturing chickens in diapers? Oh yes!  They are actually quite real. If you know anything about chickens then you know that they tend to go to the bathroom a lot … and all over the place, anywhere they want and...

Automatic Chicken Coop Door Review

If you’re someone who is interested in keeping chickens or even quite experienced and have had chickens for years, an automatic chicken coop door is something you must seriously consider investing in. An automatic chicken coop door will allow you to let your chickens...

Silkie Chickens Make the Best Pets

Silkie Chickens are Fascinating Looking Creatures Silkie chickens are one of the more interesting chicken breeds to look at. They have a ‘fluffy’ look to them with long feathers that come in several different colors. These chickens are typically darker shades of gray...

The Nitty Gritty on Barred Rock Chickens

Another popular choice amongst chicken breeds are barred rock chickens. This breed has many excellent features and qualities and (fortunately) very few negative ones. This bird is known to be quite hardy and able to deal with cold reasonably well. It is also known to...

What Do Chickens Eat? Secrets to Superior Chicken Feed

If everyone spoke "chicken-ese", no secrets would exist about what makes a good chicken food and nobody would ask, ‘What do chickens eat?’ Unfortunately, the chicken language isn’t currently taught anywhere, nor are there any detailed books on the subject! ...

The 7 Steps to Choosing the Perfect Chicken Tractor

A chicken tractor is an incredible way to allow your chickens a lifestyle similar to free-range, but still keep them safe and protected. As an additional benefit, these clever contraptions let your chickens keep your entire yard fertilized, foraged and bug-free...

Why You Want Rhode Island Red Chickens and How to Get Them

Rhode Island Red chickens are an American-made breed, established in Rhode Island and Massachusetts during the mid 1800’s. Since then, they’ve proven themselves a hardy stock that beautifully serves the purposes of egg layer and meat bird. Plus, they’re gorgeous. Read...

Why You Should Eat Chicken Eggs and How to Do So Properly

Chicken eggs offer you an incredible source of essential nutrients in a perfectly smooth, palm-sized package. While they do contain some cholesterol, an egg is a complete protein food. That means that it contains all of the essential amino acids required to ensure...

Bantam Chickens are a Joy to Keep

If you’re looking for chickens to raise for yourself then one of the first types you should seriously consider are the varieties of Bantam chickens. There are actually a large variety of different types of Bantam chickens, which have come to us from all over the...

About Me

About MeHi, I’m Jodie! I love to see my chickens scratching in the dirt for worms, sunbathing, stretching their legs and enjoying life – and I love the gift of their beautiful eggs for my family to eat! Read More...