5 Reasons To Love Brahma Chickens

5 Reasons To Love Brahma Chickens

One of the most unique-looking chicken breeds is definitely the Brahma chickens. Brahmas are one of the largest breeds, going viral a few years ago with this video of a rooster. This American breed developed out of imported breeds has been around for over 130 years due to their hardiness, versatility and, well, their impressive […]

Now Can Walk Your Chickens With This Harness and Bowtie!

Chicken harness

It doesn’t matter why the chicken crossed the road. What matters is that the chicken crossed the road safely, and in style with their harness! Everyone is talking about these funky harnesses for chickens developed by Yesito. They may look a bit ridiculous but they’re definitely fun and safe! Can you really walk chickens? Not […]

The Pecking Order: Everything You Need To Know

The Pecking Order: Everything You Need To Know

We’ve all heard the term “pecking order” usually applied to competitive environments such as the workplace or even society. As such we tend to have an idea of what that means with humans. But what about your chickens? The pecking order is the most basic form of hierarchy in your flock. In there, the earliest […]

How To Keep Chickens Cool This Summer

How To Keep Chickens Cool This Summer

With the summers getting hotter and hotter every year, the heat can be dangerous to your birds since they haven’t been bred to endure such high temperatures. You can of course get heat-hardy chickens but if you have chickens that endure the cold well, you’ll need to take extra precaution. So how can you keep […]

How To Introduce New Chickens To The Flock

How To Introduce New Chickens To The Flock

We all love introducing new chickens to our flock. There’s nothing more exciting in the backyard chicken world than adding that Silkie you’ve always wanted or an amazing Rhode Island Red or Australorp for egg laying. However integrating them to the flock can be a huge hassle. Even experienced backyard chicken enthusiasts may get nervous […]

Rhode Island Reds: 5 Reasons To Love Them

Rhode Island Reds 5 Reasons To Love Them

Rhode Island Reds are incredibly versatile, hardy and even historically important! But, are they for you? Here are some of the reasons why we love the Rhode Island Reds (and whites!) and why you should love them too. Egg Production Rhode Island Reds lay many, many large brown eggs! In fact they made the list […]

How To Keep Chickens From Fighting

How To Keep Chickens From Fighting

One of the most frustrating things when having a flock is to see one of your chickens being picked on. The added stress not only affects their mood but it affects their egg production and can lead to other diseases. That’s why it’s very important to make sure that your chickens aren’t fighting and are […]

Best 5 Ducks For Eggs

Best 5 Ducks For Eggs

Duck eggs are usually rarer and more expensive than chicken eggs, leaving some to believe that ducks lay very few eggs. These breeds however will lay the same or even more eggs than some chicken breeds! We not only looked at good egg layers, we also made sure they’re great pets for you and your […]

Buff Orpington: 5 Reasons To Love Them

Buff Orpington: 5 Reasons To Love Them

We’ve mentioned before how Buff Orpingtons are actually one of our favorite breeds! With a sweet and gentle disposition, these large and fluffy chickens are beloved by beginners and experts alike! Here are some of the reasons why you should add a Buff Orpington to your flock, or maybe even have a full flock of […]