Category: Chicken Keeping

  • 9 kinds of chicken combs (chicken breeds with combs included)

    9 kinds of chicken combs (chicken breeds with combs included)

    Except for a few articles concerning water bathing and feathers, we at the typesofchicken.com team rarely do articles about the general outside look of the chickens. The weekly Pros & Cons articles regarding certain chicken breeds are where much of the discussion about the hens’ appearance takes place. In light of that, we chose to […]

  • Can chickens swim? “The Hobby of Swimming”

    Can chickens swim? “The Hobby of Swimming”

    Something easy comes to mind when you think about swimming creatures.

  • Tips On How To Raise Friendly Chickens! *You will be surprised with Number 2*

    Tips On How To Raise Friendly Chickens! *You will be surprised with Number 2*

    In our previous articles, we at the typesofchicken.com team were mostly focused on the usage of chickens as products, which breeds give the best meat, what to feed your chicken to get the best eggs, and more. But from what we`ve learned from some of your e-mails, it seems like some of our regular readers […]

  • Keeping Multiple Roosters – 5 tips

    Keeping Multiple Roosters – 5 tips

    Roosters are not so easy to keep, at least not as much as hens. Chicken keepers that keep their chickens for the eggs usually don`t want to keep roosters in their flock.   There are, however, many chicken keepers that cannot imagine their flock without a couple of roosters – if you are one of […]

  • Rats in my Chicken Coop! How To Get Rid Of Them? *tricks & traps included*

    Rats in my Chicken Coop! How To Get Rid Of Them? *tricks & traps included*

    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 how to get rid of rats. […]

  • Can Crows Kill Chickens? (measures to avoid them)

    Can Crows Kill Chickens? (measures to avoid them)

    Crows are scrounger flying creatures of the class Corvus in the Cirvidea family, which likewise incorporates jaybirds, ravens and around 120 other fowl species. They are mostly going to kill baby chicks or steal eggs, and they pretty rarely attack normal hens or roosters. Crows flourish in sets and are regional. Their fundamental method of […]

  • How to bond with your chicken? *Training Included*

    How to bond with your chicken? *Training Included*

    Chickens are scared of people. They have their right to be, wouldn’t you say? Are you asking yourself how to bond with your chicken? They are frightful. They are mindful. They are restless. It requires investment for them to wind up usual to their overseers and human family. They have to build up a bond […]

  • Little Girl is rocking on TikTok (we can all learn from her)

    Little Girl is rocking on TikTok (we can all learn from her)

    Okay, this is not a normal type of blog post that we write. I stumbled upon a chicken account on TikTok, and I was amazed! We normally write about tips and tricks for raising chickens, but this girl got our attention! Firstly, you can find her mostly on TikTok. Here is the account name: farm_12344 […]

  • How to train chickens to come when called? 5 easy steps for you to follow

    How to train chickens to come when called? 5 easy steps for you to follow

    Training chickens to come when called is a great way to keep them safe from predators and from getting lost. Chickens have a natural instinct to head back to the safety of their coop when they’re feeling scared, so being able to call them back to you can be a lifesaver. They also tend to […]

  • Pros & Cons About Keeping New Hampshire Chickens

    Pros & Cons About Keeping New Hampshire Chickens

    Well, yet another Monday is here, and like every other Monday, since we started this page, it is time for our weekly Pros & Cons about keeping New Hampshire chickens. We chose the New Hampshire chickens for today`s article because we want to share with our readers productive and famous breeds with all of their […]