Category Archives: In the News

Large & small animal news.

Austin Will Pay You To Keep Chickens In Your Backyard

I‘ve heard stories about cities that ban chickens, others that allow them, but Austin Texas will pay you? Talk about a chicken friendly city! 🙂 Seriously, this is no joke: The city will pay you to keep chickens in your … Continue reading

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Refrigerate Eggs in U.S. but Not in Europe? Here’s Why…

Here’s Why you have to Refrigerate Eggs in the U.S. but not in Europe Europeans store their eggs at room temperature, while Americans refrigerate them. This is something that inspires some American tourists on their return home to adapt a … Continue reading

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Just for Fun… 6 Celebrities Who Keep Chickens as Pets

Backyard Chickens are Growing so Popular Even Celebrities are Joining the Fun! Here are 6 celebrities who have fallen in love with their flocks. Keeping chickens as pets is growing increasingly popular, and I bet you can think of one … Continue reading

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Valhoma Corporation Reaches Big to Profit on Trendy Chicken Craze

Has the pet industry maybe gone a little too far on this one? A harness for chickens? Well it’s true, I found this at Pet Club Feed & Tack in Phx, Arizona.  Should I assume this is for those who’d … Continue reading

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