First of all, every heat lamp made in a factory is made with safety measures.
Winter is the most dangerous season for chickens. Not only the cold hurts and can even kill chickens but also the lack of daylight is bad for them.
Every chicken keeper confirms the fact that chickens are intelligent. Even if a person monitors a flock of chickens for the first time they can notice a pattern of behavior. Every flock has its pecking order and every flock`s pecking order firmness is unique and dependable on many factors.
It is no secret that Silkies are the labrador retrievers of chickens. One of the low number of chicken breeds that you can keep in your apartment.
Raising chickens is not an easy thing. However, if you do decide to get started raising chickens you can find help everywhere.
People love to have fun. It helps us release stress and basically feel better overall. Well, the same goes for chicken. So if you have fun together with your chickens it will benefit the both parties. There are many ways to entertain your chickens. From healthy treats to a little bit more complicated toys. So how do you find the […]
We at the typesofchicken.com team decided to share with our readers a story which happened to an Australian colleague chicken keeper. Apparently, a fellow chicken keeper named Catherine Bremner got surprised by what one of her chickens did. This story proves that you need to pay more attention to your chickens.
Not every egg is perfect. Every chicken keeper will tell you that. Every chicken can lay a bad egg. In fact, in most cases, it is the chicken keepers fault, not the chickens. The most common egg quality problems occur due to the keeper’s irresponsibility.
Pasturing your flock is good for the birds, but you have to keep your pastures in top-top shape.
Chickens are very prone to illnesses and that is no secret. Especially when weather changes occur you can surely expect that the chances of your flock getting sick are bigger than before. Many experienced chicken keepers are aware of this fact and have gone deeper in the subject by analyzing and taking notes of the […]