Tag Archives: chickens

An Injured Chicken Among the Flock is Asking for Trouble

What to Do and Why… Something as simple as a drop of blood from even the tiniest injury to a chicken can cause real chaos among a flock. So this morning I had an extra chore to attend to… and … Continue reading

Posted in Chicken Managing the Flock, Chicken Pics | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Is Chicken Feed Waste a Problem? Try This!

Looking for a solution to help stop your birds from spilling feed all over the ground? This feeder may be just what you need. Not only is waste a problem, so are the wild birds attracted to the feeder where … Continue reading

Posted in Chicken Managing the Flock | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

About Marek’s Disease

by The Happy Chicken Coop Marek’s disease is an insidious disease that catches many keepers by surprise. Its effect on your flock can be devastating. We’ve discussed Marek’s in the past, however there is much mis-information out there, so this … Continue reading

Posted in Chicken Managing the Flock, Content Contributors | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Caring for Chicks | A Collection of Articles by the Experts

First time raising chicks? Here’s multiple articles by the experts to help you with your questions, concerns, and set-up guidelines. Raising chicks can be a rewarding and enjoyable experience, learn how to prepare for your chicks arrival so you can … Continue reading

Posted in Chicken Managing the Flock, Content Contributors | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Chickens and Frostbite

During these cold winter months, your girls have a lot more to worry about than lack of daylight! One of the biggest problems which can occur is frostbite. It was Ben Franklin that said ‘an ounce of prevention is better … Continue reading

Posted in Chicken Managing the Flock, Content Contributors | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Backyard Chickens 2016 Calendar

Order Today!

Posted in Chicken Managing the Flock | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Standard Silver Laced Cochin Pullet

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Here’s one of the near 3 month old pullets.  She’s barely out of the grow pen, so this is a rare opportunity to catch her beyond the safe zone. Not real impressed with her feathered feet, a bit sparse, but … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , | Leave a comment