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Do Backyard Chickens Attract Rats?

Do Backyard Chickens Attract Rats?

The sight of rats near your chicken coop can be scary, to say the least. Their presence alone could mean something else and that is exactly what we are going to discuss at length. So, is it true that backyard chickens attract rats? Yes, backyard chickens do indeed attract rats and that’s a fact. Their …

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What are the Friendliest Chickens?

What are the Friendliest Chickens?

Many years of keeping chickens have exposed me to all vices that these domestic birds display under certain circumstances. That’s when I came to learn that no two chicken breeds have the same behavior.  Some are docile, while others are highly aggressive but a handful of them are considered friendly. The question most asked is …

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The Best Backyard Chicken For Eggs

The Best Backyard Chicken For Eggs

As a chicken keeper, I have always been fascinated by different breeds of layers and wondered which was the best backyard chicken for eggs. After a few discussions with other like-minded chicken owners, I concluded that different keepers have mixed feelings about backyard chickens for eggs. Inasmuch as we all have our choices when it …

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