baby-chicks

DIY Pole Barn to Chicken Coop Conversion
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Favorite When we moved into our house back in 2003, we had seen plenty of DIY pole barns, and the one that was located on our new property was wonderfully …

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What Killed My Chicken?
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Favorite By Gail Damerow – Keep a flock for long and sooner or later you’ll be asking yourself, “What killed my chicken?” Many marauders love our backyard chickens as much as …

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6 Easy Chick Brooder Ideas
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Favorite Need some quick and easy chick brooder ideas? When you first bring your new baby chicks or ducklings home or hatch out some eggs, you will need a place that …

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How to Build a Chicken Coop From a Garden Shed
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Favorite The day I brought home the first two chicks, I went against all the advice I give to people thinking about getting backyard chickens. We had a farm but …

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Brooder Box Plans: Build Your Own Brooder Cabinet
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Favorite By Ana White, Alaska — I never expected to need a set of brooder box plans, but in spring of 2012, I stopped by a local shop called the …

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4 Chicken Runs and Coops Built from Recycled Materials
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Favorite Have you ever wanted to build a chicken run and coop for your backyard chickens, but had no idea where to start? Take a look at these four inspiring …

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Ask the Expert — December 17/January 18
December 20, 2017 · · Ask The Expert

Favorite Sick Chicken One of my older chickens keeps shaking her head back and forth and then going around in a circle and losing her balance and falling down. Yesterday …

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Ask the Expert — June/July 2017
June 20, 2017 · · Ask The Expert

Favorite Missing Feathers This is a photo of one of my black sex link chickens. She is a one-year-old that is losing her feathers from her head and neck area. …

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Ask the Expert: Chicken Skeletal System

Do you have a question about chickens skeletal system? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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Ask the Expert — October/November 2015

Favorite Bumblefoot Infections The foot of one of our Leghorns seems to be swollen and when it walks it limps on that foot to the next. I was wondering what it is and …

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