10 Things you should NOT feed your chicken

Since we started this page, we at the typesofchicken.com team have given you articles on many different subjects concerning your chicken, and most of them were on what you should do to or with them.

We started getting questions from you on some particular subjects like is some food bad or good for your chickens and alike.

After some research and a few discussions with some more experienced poultry keepers, we decided to give you an article on what you should NOT feed your chicken.

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Can chickens eat algae? *harmful or not*

Can chickens eat algae?

You’ve just had a pond built and you want to give your chickens the best food possible. Good for you! We all want the best for our chickens. Consequently, you’re asking yourself if your chickens can eat algae. It is certainly conceivable to feed your chickens with algae. Chances are you are already feeding them … Read more

Can Chickens Eat Cherries? Everything you need to know!

Can Chickens eat cherries

We’re committed to helping you raise happy, healthy chickens. When you think about things chickens love to eat, cherries are not the first thing that comes to mind. But in fact, all chickens cherish cherries, including urban backyard chickens like ours! Some people have concerns about the pits and stems of cherries because they think … Read more

Can Chickens Eat Collard Greens? *chicken keeper opinion included*

Can chickens eat collard greens?

Chickens can eat collard greens. Collards are a member of the cabbage family, so they provide similar vitamins and nutrients as other greens in this family, including kale and broccoli. Chickens are omnivores, which means they eat both plants and meat. They can eat a wide variety of foods, but they do best with a … Read more

Can Chickens Eat Grapes? (seeds, raisings, and leaves included)

You know, the loveable fowls which make delicious eggs and seem to run wild in a mini-version of Jurassic Park? These chickeny creatures are not only super funny, but they have a voracious appetite. And that got us wondering: Can chickens eat grapes? Yes, it’s safe for chickens to eat grapes. Grapes contain lots of … Read more

Make your chickens HAPPY with these HEALTHY homemade TREATS

Make your chickens HAPPY with these HEALTHY homemade TREATS

Just like any pet, chickens deserve occasional treats too. They may not be as affectionate as your dog but they certainly help a lot in the backyard. The treats are not just given to make them happy, they serve a purpose too. Treats help in keeping your chooks healthy all year round. In the winter, … Read more

A Low-Cost Easy To Provide Protein Source For Chickens Every Chicken Keeper Needs To Know

Low-Cost Easy To Provide Protein Source For Chickens

Its a well known fact that bugs make heavenly snacks for a chicken. Since chickens are omnivores, bugs really make up a vital piece of their eating regimen and furnish them with vital protein. In the event that you watch your chickens’ normal conduct, you will see a lot of bug utilization occurring, the length of bugs are promptly accessible.

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