Category: Chicken Health & Care

  • How to Bathe a Chicken Properly!

    How to Bathe a Chicken Properly!

    Well, this article has been on our minds for a long time and finally, we got around to doing it. Hygiene is important for chickens because even though they have their feathers to protect their skin and are highly adaptable animals you can benefit a lot if you keep them clean. In this article, we […]

  • Natural Or Artificial Incubation – Which One Is For Your Eggs?

    Natural Or Artificial Incubation – Which One Is For Your Eggs?

    Well this has been the subject of many discussions for every chicken-keeping enthusiast novice or more experienced one. We at the typesofchicken.com team had a long discussion on natural or artificial incubation and which one is better and why. And because we really don’t like our readers disagreeing with us we decided to help you […]

  • How do chickens mate: 4 Steps

    How do chickens mate: 4 Steps

    In our articles, we at the typesofchicken.com team have tried to touch on almost every subject about keeping a chicken in your backyard. We have written about what to feed your chicken to get the best eggs, DIY projects (toys for your chickens, uses for chicken feathers, make your chicken waterer), etc. A few days […]

  • Fertile and infertile eggs: Differences & Similarities?

    Fertile and infertile eggs: Differences & Similarities?

    Our readers pretty much enjoyed one of our previous articles about the egg yolk color and this made us – the typesofchicken.com team to do a lot of research aimed strongly towards eggs, the color, the ingredients and such. Going through many pages of information we acquired we found a very interesting question, what is […]

  • Top 4 Reasons Why Chickens Lose Feathers (molting excluded)

    Top 4 Reasons Why Chickens Lose Feathers (molting excluded)

    We at the typesofchicken.com team are concerned about your chickens well being and we give our best to give you a sufficient amount of advice and facts about Why Chickens Lose Feathers. Some time ago we gave an article about Common Health Problems and Solutions about your chickens.

  • 5 Tips How to Check Chicken Gender

    5 Tips How to Check Chicken Gender

    This is probably the most frequently asked question in our e-mails. Many of you wonder how is it that a novice backyard chicken keeper can differentiate if his chick is going to become a hen or a rooster. Well, we at the typesofchicken.com team have prepared this article with some of the most accurate ways […]

  • 11 Simple Games and Activities For Your chickens!

    11 Simple Games and Activities For Your chickens!

    Keeping your chickens happy is very important for them, it affects their health massively and the quality of their eggs. After a few articles about DIY toys for your chickens now it is time for us to share something with those readers who don’t have the room or the means to build their chicken toys. […]

  • The Language of Chickens & How do they talk to each other!

    The Language of Chickens & How do they talk to each other!

    There are many scientific researches about the language of animals, how do they communicate and what can we do to understand them. It is no secret that most of the animals have a way of communicating with one another – everyone who has more than one dog in their neighborhood can tell you that. But […]

  • 3 Easy Tips on Keeping Your Chickens Happy in The Summer!

    3 Easy Tips on Keeping Your Chickens Happy in The Summer!

    Some time ago we gave you some tips on how to feed and care for your chickens in the winter, and from your feedback, we found out that some of you have problems with another season, like summer. Because of the number of their feathers, your chickens can feel very hot in the summer and […]

  • How do chickens reproduce – Breeding Chicken 1.0.1

    How do chickens reproduce – Breeding Chicken 1.0.1

    Ever wondered how do chickens reproduce? The process of chicken reproduction is very important for you regardless if you are using the chicken for your own personal gain or if you plan on breeding them for sale. You must understand that not every egg can hatch into a chick and that the more information you gain […]