If your chickens aren’t eating the corn in their feed, they could be looking for a different source of nutrition.
Summer is right around the corner and your chickens deserve the best that you can offer them in order to pass the summer happy and healthy. As most of our readers already know we at the typesofchicken.com team love the treats we provide for our chickens. In the treats we give to our chickens variety … Read more
We at the typesofchicken.com team love to give our chickens treats and write about all the different ways a chicken keeper can do it. But as with everything else there is a good and a bad side in giving your chickens treats and what we wanted to do is provide for our readers is provide an easy and simple table about the do
s and donts when giving your chickens treats.
In order to produce eggshells the hens take calcium from their bodies, this is why every laying hen needs to have a regular supply of calcium in so she can live a healthy life. Chickens love their treats and what best way to ensure that your hens are getting enough calcium if not in the form of a treat. Giving healthy treats to your chickens can be very fun and everyone can learn to enjoy doing it. By combining different mixtures of food for your chickens they will learn to appreciate every new treat and always want more.
Shannon Stansberry has been engaged in the business of raising chickens for more than 12 years. In 2016, she accomplished the Agriculture & Natural Resources program at Mt. San Antonio College. At present, she tends to more than 80 chickens on her 4-hectare farm. Shannon regularly shares her insights and experience on how to raise healthy and contented chickens on the platform Typesofchickens.com
Protein is very important for your chickens, at all of their stages of life. Protein needs to be regularly given to your chickens and it is crucial in every diet that you put them on. As most of our readers already know we at the typesofchicken.com team love our unconventional recipes for chickens. We have … Read more
Giving treats to your chickens should be fun, not a boring daily obligation. Preparing different kinds of treats for your chickens can be a fun family activity and something that can easily become a habit. We at typesofchicken.com want to help our readers make this activity as fun for them as it is for us.
Have you ever given tuna fish to your chickens, if you haven`t there are many reasons you should start doing it now. Chickens LOVE tuna, I don’t know why, but it is good that they love it because tuna is very healthy for them to eat.It is a fun treat and sometimes mixing the treats you give to your chicken can be also fun. This is why we at the typesofchicken.com team decided to share with you some interesting recipes with tuna fish combined with other treats.
Chickens grow up fast, and for the process of growing up and developing from a chick to a chicken you need take some special care of what you are feeding them. Chickens at different stages of life require slightly different diets. Knowing when and what to feed your chickens is very important for every chicken keeper because this helps you raise better, healthier and friendlier chickens. This is why we at the typesofchicken.com team decided to share our opinion with you about this subject with the hope that you will have clearer image concerning the feeding of your chicks and chickens.
Whether you are making your own or buying commercial chicken feed, there are still some things you can add to your feed so that you can improve your chicken’s diet. This can be helpful if you are not keen on spending money on the more expensive chicken feeds out there, but you are buying the … Read more
Like children and adults, chickens also need treats that will motivate them to live healthy and happy. Unlike children and adults, the treats for chickens are different and are more nutritious.
Any fruit is the best treat for your chicken.
Compared to human treats that mostly comprises of chocolates, candies, and other sweets, chicken treats are more on veggies and fruits.