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 […]
Chicken keepers speak a great deal about broody hens. As a rule, it is talking about approaches to demoralize broody conduct. Since a large number of us need eggs from our chickens, a broody hen can be a mishap to the egg program.
Chickens are scared of people. They have their right to be, wouldn’t you say? They are frightful. They are mindful. They are restless. It requires investment for them to wind up usual to their overseers and human family.
Fresh chicken droppings can harm your plans due to the fact that they are hot and still the levels of nitrogen in the are high enough to burn your plants or fasten the process of the plants drying off. However, composting the droppings is an effective way to have an effect on the chicken manure […]
Bored chickens feather peck each other, and that is definitely not good for them and for their chicken keepers. This is one of the reasons why entertaining your chickens is very important. Another reason is nutrition, giving your chickens highly nutritious treats can help them in the process of egg production and with their well-being […]
Rat problems are very old and yet still common in many chicken coops around the world. Therefore with time many chicken keepers have found new and safer methods of getting rid of them. What we at the typesofchicken.com team want to share with you are the most useful ways on how to get rid of […]
We at the typesofchicken.com team want to give our readers as many ideas as we can to improve their life as chicken keepers or inspire them to become chicken keepers. We want to get around everything concerning chicken keeping and chickens in general.
It is not rare that a chicken lays its first egg too early or a bit late. This may cause many problems if a chicken keeper is not prepared to maintain the egg. To calculate the time when your hen will lay her first egg you will need to know a few things about that […]
Well yet another Monday has come and it is time for us, the typesofchicken.com team to present our readers with an article about pros and cons in keeping a particular chicken breeds. Until now we have presented you articles with pros and cons about keeping the Buff Orpingtons, the Silkies and the Rhode Island Red […]
During the weekend an old college buddy of mine (who didn’t know I was keeping chickens) came to town with his wife and me and my family decided to invite them over for dinner. When they came I was giving them the tour of the house and I showed them our flock – they were […]