How To Keep A Dog House Warm In Winter
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How To Keep A Dog House Warm In Winter

Got a pup that keeps your flock safe, and wondering how to keep a dog house warm in winter? I know many of you out there use livestock guardian dogs to protect your chickens. Which means you’ll probably need your dog to stay outdoors, lest a predator takes down your entire flock in one evening….

How Long Do Chickens Live — The Million Dollar Question

How Long Do Chickens Live — The Million Dollar Question

A question I frequently get from readers is “How long do chickens live?” So, how long? While on average chickens live about 8 years, chicken lifespans depend on a lot of factors, including breed, quality of life, and environment. There’s also the little fact that many chickens people raise are intended to be food – and you can…

12 Types Of Chickens Smart Women Keep As Pets

12 Types Of Chickens Smart Women Keep As Pets

If you’re here, I’m pretty sure you’re probably raising certain types of chickens for their eggs. Raising chicken breeds for eggs is usually why people get into chickens in the first place! Then, very quickly, you realize it’s a lot of fun to own these weird little cluckers and each of the types of chickens…

Chicken Feeding Myths BUSTED! [Podcast]
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Chicken Feeding Myths BUSTED! [Podcast]

Time to bust some Chicken Feed Myths! No, your backyard chickens won’t turn into cannibals if you feed them eggs. But there’s plenty of bad advice and chicken feeding myths out there that would advise you otherwise – that’s why it’s so important to know what’s okay to feed your flock and what’s toxic. In…