Tag Archives: shelter

All Cooped Up: Finding the Right Chicken Coop

chicken coop

A brief guide on what you should expect to build or look for when either shopping for or constructing a chicken coop for your backyard chicken flock.

Is Your Chicken Coop Winter Ready?

backyard poultry

All the essential tips on preparing your chicken coop for winter weather Learn about cleaning, feeding, watering, and entertaining your flock this winter.

Why Raise Guinea Fowl? – The Top 7 Reasons

why raise guinea fowl

In a world where guinea pigs get all the glory, it’s about time people learned a little more about the guinea fowl. They’re very handy birds to have around!

Just What is a Chicken? And Why This Really Matters

chicken history

Understanding “Chicken History” can actually really come in handy when it comes to truly understanding what makes these little guys tick.

The Pros and Cons of a Fence-Free Flock

fence free flock

Raising a fence free flock may leave you open to certain complications, but with the right foresight, it’s completely possible to do!

What’s the Buzz About Guinea Fowl

guinea fowl

Guinea Fowl are game bird – that’s been domesticated. It’s not as wild as Quail or Partridges, but it has more wild instincts thanks chickens and turkeys.

Want a Green Alternative to Herbicides and Pesticides? Try Garden Ducks

garden ducks

Ducks are more than just cute and goofy farm animals. Garden ducks can provide extremely valuable protection for your garden and plants.

How do I house my Pet Duck?

One inevitable question you’ll encounter before raising ducks is “how do I house my pet duck?” Well here are some tips on what to do!