Monthly Archive: November 2014

What I learned from treating ascites aka. water belly, swollen belly in my chicken

Author: hens101

Inspect your chickens at least twice a week.  My girls appear to be very healthy, take themselves for walks around the yard, and no longer venture across the street to the neighbors.  So I was feeding them and keeping their roost clean, but only occasionally picking them


Author: erstesmal1 BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS # 43 – Eggs & Eggs>
>Chicken eggs and fish eggs – what an incredible combo. Super tasty, beautiful to look at, quick and easy to prepare.
Have a wonderful day ! With this dish, you’ll have a great start 🙂
>Bon Appetit !  

Save Money and Keep Chickens!

Author: hiddeninnature
Keeping chickens is a good introduction to any urban homestead. Having them around only seems to complete a natural cycle, as they till and fertilize your soil, as well as eat your kitchen scraps, and give you delicious deep-orange yolked eggs…For little-no cost! Keeping chickens averages $10

Chickens’ Behaviors

Chickens’ Behaviors

The groups that chickens live in are called flocks Chickens are very social birds. But they are often aggressive toward each other. They have a “pecking order” which is the order of the weakest...