Articles in Chickens, Goats, Rabbits & The Pig
Our experience raising Freedom Ranger chickens for meat, and why I would recommend them for your homestead.
Everything you need to know to create the perfect brooder box for your baby chicks!
Step-by-step: What you need to know to get started hatching out your own eggs!
Just a little of what I’ve been up to lately…
We had the funniest surprise in the chickens’ nesting box today!
Here’s why it’s important to have a separate coop for those chickens who might need a little TLC for a while.
When my hens’ eggs were suddenly disappearing from the nests, we had to solve the problem quickly if we wanted to have fresh eggs again!
**This Giveaway is now Closed! Congrats to Kelly (kellypepin…).
The unfortunate story of what happens when irresponsible dog owners let their animals roam onto other people’s property, and wreak havoc on their livestock.
Did you know you can neuter your rooster? It’s true! Cruel or cool? You be the judge!
When I discovered one of our baby chicks seemingly choking on its food, I knew we had to help.
This meant war!
When we noticed an oozing hole in our small kitten’s chest one day, I knew I had to do something to save his life…
Sadly, we haven’t had the best of luck raising our baby turkey poults.
Um. Yeah. You just have to read this one.
Letting a hen hatch chicks out naturally is an incredibly exciting thing to watch. But there are times when a sitting hen is just NOT something that you want in your flock. Here’s how I go about “breaking up” my broodies, and my reasons for wanting to do so…