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New Chicken Keeping Articles | January 10, 2016

Articles for Chicken Keepers, by Chicken Keepers is an updated weekly collection of chicken keeping articles from across the web archived in one convenient library on our menu bar. Have an article to submit? Send it to amyichi@yahoo.com with ARTICLE … Continue reading

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How to Care for Baby Chicks | Articles from the Experts Across the Web

Basically the rules are the same. But that doesn’t mean there’s only one way to raise chicks. Maybe you’re looking for creative ideas, solutions, or have a unique situation to address. Here’s what some of the experts say, you’ll find … Continue reading

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Eggs of Many Colors, How and Why

How do Blue Eggs Become Blue (Instead of White or Brown)? by My Pet Chicken Whereas the brown color of an egg is laid on the outside of the shell, the blue color actually goes all the way through the … Continue reading

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New Chicken Keeping Articles | November 19, 2015

Articles for Chicken Keepers, by Chicken Keepers is an updated weekly collection of chicken keeping articles from across the web archived in one convenient library on our menu bar. Have an article to submit for consideration? Send it to amyichi@yahoo.com … Continue reading

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Flock I.D. Practices… and Ten New Chicks!

amy elizabeth|TBN Ranch Peaches & Rose, the oldest members in an existing flock of 18. Each bird wears a brightly colored I.D. leg band so I can keep track of age, breed, color, sex, and where they originated from. Otherwise, … Continue reading

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Tour TBN’s Chicken Keeping Set-up

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When raising chickens, discovering what works and what doesn’t is dictated entirely by individual circumstance. Chicken keepers have to consider space limitations, climate, purpose, and convenience. Most of us learn by trial and error, but the way I see it, … Continue reading

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Standard Silver Laced Cochin Pullet

Meet Alex, seven week old Silver Laced Cochin, named after character ‘Alex Vause’ on the Netflix series Orange is the New Black. She’s my curious bird, the explorer, and always in my way when cleaning. She’s fearless, and the one … Continue reading

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