Tag Archives: cool

Coop or Free Roam?

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Every good chicken keeper knows the importance of protecting their birds from predators. Most of us will, or already have lost birds to a coyote, hawk, fox, bobcat, etc, etc. It’s devastating to see the after mass, I know, it’s … Continue reading

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New Chicken Keeping Articles | May 14, 2016

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Articles for Chicken Keepers, by Chicken Keepers is an updated 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 SUBMISSION … Continue reading

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Tips For Managing Rooster Behavior in a Bachelor Colony

You Don’t Need a Rooster Rescue, Set Up a Bachelor Pad Instead Chris Thompson Countryside Daily Unless you buy sexed day-old chicks, chances are you’ve got extra roosters this spring! Finding a rooster rescue can be difficult, especially during the … Continue reading

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ChickenTreats for a Hot Day

amy elizabeth | TBN Ranch It can sometimes be hard to watch chickens battle the summer heat. You’ve probably seen them holding their wings away from their body, maybe even panting. This is a good time to make an extra … Continue reading

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Hello Summer

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We’ve had a pleasant spring, but it looks like our normal May temperatures have arrived. By Sunday it’s expected to reach 107, and then the real heat comes by the middle of June! My ladies are ready, there’s plenty of … Continue reading

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