First of all, every heat lamp made in a factory is made with safety measures.
A big number of chicken keepers, especially the DIY type have experienced their chickens pecking at the materials that were used inside or outside of the chicken coop. This, in most cases, is not that important or bad for the chickens but from time to time chickens can peck at things that are build of […]
For some individuals raising backyard chickens can be quite the challenge. Fortunately, our team did some research, so worry no more because we are going to make raising backyard chickens a piece of cake for you, by telling you this 10 easy hacks.
Having a muddy run around your chicken coop can have a bad affect on the health of your chickens. It can increase the chances of your chickens getting bumblefeet and of course bad hygiene which can be easily transferred inside of the coop and that leads to many more problems. This is why a well […]
Unexpected problems, unexpected problems everywhere said the chicken keeper that built his first chicken coop thinking that that was easy and simple. It is not a secret that many chicken keepers had their first coop built with a few flaws, some bigger than others.
Chickens can be dirty, they require scheduled clean-ups and proper care so that more illnesses can be avoided. Flies can be a constant problem during hot summer days, and there are many things around your coop that attract them. From the bad smell of feces to the moisture that can occur in your coop.
Chicken keeping can be a lot of fun and almost every chicken keeper wants to share his opinions and experiences with others that have the same hobby, or simply – brag how much they enjoy the process. But unfortunately not everything is as simple as that and there are a few things that chicken keepers […]
As we promised in one of our previous articles this Monday we will give our readers an article about the Pros & Cons about keeping Faverolle chickens. We at the typesofchicken.com team started these weekly articles about pros and cons about keeping a particular chicken breed with the purpose of helping you with choosing the […]
Monday is here and as you already know, the typesofchicken.com team has prepared for you yet another article concerning a particular chicken breed. This time the Sussex chicken breed takes its turn on this page, after the articles about the Australorp,Buff Orpingtons and the Silkies.
Since I started having my own flock of chickens, I was surprised from the amount of eggs my chickens produced and I never have intended to sell any of them and I am not intending to do so ever. So when the eggs started piling up I did a little research on how to keep […]