Backyard Poultry

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Chickens, quail, geese, ducks, turkeys, and any other backyard poultry you can imagine! Pinners: Please only pin once from your site daily. Please only post articles about poultry. Any other pins will be removed. This board is by invitation only for bloggers I invite and pinners who are students of my Pin To 100K course. Join at http://pinto100k.com

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Describes how chickens can start the bad habit of eating their eggs, how to break them of the habit, and practices to prevent them from starting to begin with. #StopEggEatingChicken

Stopping an Egg Eating Chicken

Describes how an egg eating chicken can happen in your flock, how to break them of the habit, and practices to prevent an egg eating chicken.

Should you heat the chicken coop this winter? Find out the pros and cons to adding heat to your coop. Chicken Coop Designs, Chicken Coop Plans, Chicken Feed, Building A Chicken Coop, Diy Chicken Coop, Chicken Treats, Chickens In The Winter, Raising Backyard Chickens, Backyard Poultry

Heat in the Chicken Coop?

Should I add heat in the chicken coop? This is one of the most common question asked about raising chickens. Learn why heating the coop isn't safe.

Should You Get Ducks? Duck Pros

Should you get ducks? Duck pros & cons

Ducks are super cute, but are they the right choice for you? Check out "Should You Get Ducks" to learn the duck pros & cons

Understanding Backyard Duck Behavior - The Cape Coop

Understanding Backyard Duck's Behavior

Understanding Backyard Duck Behavior - The Cape Coop

I picked up 50 Cornish Cross chicks from the post office. They are just a day old and I want to make sure I jump start baby chicks so they are healthy. Best Egg Laying Chickens, Laying Hens, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Hatching Chickens, Baby Chickens, Backyard Poultry, Chickens Backyard, Chicken Incubator

Cute, Fluffy & Yellow: How to Jump Start Baby Chicks

I picked up 50 Cornish Cross chicks from the post office. They are just a day old and I want to make sure I jump start baby chicks so they are healthy......

Foamy Eye Disease in Ducks - The Cape Coop

Foamy Eyes in Ducks

Ducks are pretty hardy birds, but Foamy Eye can be a fairly common issue. One of the most important things you can do to keep your ducks healthy is to

Describes how chickens keep themselves clean and free of parasites, and the importance of making sure they have places to dust bath. Backyard Poultry, Backyard Chicken Coops, Diy Chicken Coop, Backyard Farming, Chickens Backyard, Chicken Ideas, Chicken Recipes, Types Of Chickens, Keeping Chickens

Chickens Don't Take Water Baths - They Take Dust Baths

Describes how chickens keep themselves clean and free of parasites, and the importance of making sure they have places to dust bath.

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fall decorations make healthy chicken treats

As cooler fall weather arrives and we start decorating, it's fun to realize that many natural fall decorations make healthy chicken treats.

Backyard chickens can be expensive. But with a little hard work and innovation, there are ways to cut costs and save money raising chickens. Raising Backyard Chickens, Baby Chickens, Keeping Chickens, Meat Chickens, Backyard Poultry, Backyard Farming, Portable Chicken Coop, Best Chicken Coop, Building A Chicken Coop

Poultry on a Budget: How to Save Money Raising Chickens

Backyard chickens can be expensive. But with a little hard work and innovation, there are ways to cut costs and save money raising chickens.

Here's how to go about integrating the chicks (now pullets) that hatched in the springtime into the main chicken flock without pecking order "fights". Backyard Poultry, Chickens Backyard, Backyard Farming, Pet Chickens, Raising Chickens, Chicken Story, Pecking Order, Chicken Pictures, Chicken Coup

Integrating Pullets into the Chicken Flock

Here's how to go about integrating the chicks (now pullets) that hatched in the springtime into the main chicken flock without pecking order "fights".

Why Do Chickens Dust Bathe? - The Cape Coop

Why Do Chickens Dust Bathe? - The Cape Coop

It's enough to stop the heart of any new chicken owner. Your chicken is rolling on the ground, twitching and kicking. Is she having a seizure? Is she

If you live in a cold climate and are considering raising chickens, you're going to need cold hardy chicken breeds to ensure the success of your flock. Best Egg Laying Chickens, Raising Backyard Chickens, Baby Chickens, Keeping Chickens, Laying Hens, Best Chicken Coop, Backyard Chicken Coops, Building A Chicken Coop, Backyard Poultry

The Best Cold Hardy Chicken Breeds

If you live in a cold climate and are considering raising chickens, you're going to need cold hardy chicken breeds to ensure the success of your flock.

How long chickens lay eggs describes the key variables in how long chickens lay eggs and what breeds you might want to consider depending on how long you want your chickens to lay eggs. Backyard Poultry, Chickens Backyard, Chicken Feed, Chicken Eggs, Chicken Incubator, Nigerian Dwarf Goats, Raising Chickens, Coops, Hens

How Long Chickens Lay Eggs

How long chickens lay eggs describes the key variables in how long chickens lay eggs and what breeds you might want to consider depending on how long you want your chickens to lay eggs.

The Life of a Backyard Farmer - The Cape Coop

A Day in the Life of a Backyard Farmer

Do you ever wonder what it's like to have a small farm? Take a peek into the life of a backyard farmer with our daily chores!

Ever wondered can chickens eat strawberries? Find out what treats are safe and what treats are unsafe when keeping chickens. #homesteadanimals #raisingchickens #homesteadlife Chicken Snacks, Chicken Eating, Canned Chicken, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Raising Goats, Egg Incubator, Baby Chicks, Chickens Backyard

Can Chickens Eat Strawberries?

We want our chickens to be happy and healthy. In addition to their feed, you may want to give them a snack. Can chickens eat strawberries? Find out here!

Unfortunately, our chickens won't lay eggs forever. Hens are actually born with all the eggs they will ever have. Want to know how long chickens lay eggs? Click to find out. #homesteadanimals #raisingchickens #homesteadlife Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Egg Incubator, Baby Chicks, Raptors, Hens, How To Find Out, Backyard, Patio

How Long Do Chickens Lay Eggs?

How long do chickens lay eggs? It is important to know how many eggs a chicken lays so that you know what to expect from your backyard flock.