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What Do Baby Ducks Eat?

Collecting backyard fowl can be so addicting. You might have started with chickens, but other feathered friends have caught your eye. But before you run off and grab yourself some adorable ducklings. You should ask yourself one crucial question. What do baby ducks eat? At such a delicate age, you don’t want to get this …

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How To Treat Chicken Mites And Lice

How To Treat Chicken Mites and Lice

With summer upon us, mites and lice are a massive issue with our backyard chickens. If you aren’t careful, they can overrun your poultry flock and infest any other livestock you might have. These tiny parasites can seem impossible to get rid of. But today, we are going to tell you how to treat chicken …

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How Do Chickens Like To Be Petted?

How Do Chickens Like To Be Petted?

We think our backyard chickens are the cutest things on the planet. And it’s only natural that we want to cuddle them and show them appreciation for their hard work. But how do we do this without freaking them out? Well, with a lot of trust, you can cuddle and pet your chickens. So how …

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Should I Be Pressure Canning My Old Chickens?

Should I Be Pressure Canning My Old Chickens?

If you own chickens, then you know that old age is a touchy subject. Older hens can be tough birds, fatty, and not worth roasting. And it might leave you questioning, should I be pressure canning my old chickens? Or maybe you’ve never heard of pressure canning at all. In that case, you are in …

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