My heart sank as soon as I opened up the coop doors to let everyone out for the morning. Every morning the routine is the same and this morning was no different. Wake up, pad downstairs, throw my … Continue reading →
Add Garlic to Chickens feed to boost immune systems, control mites, lice, ticks & other parasites. Interesting!
29 Ways to Turn Junkyard Finds Into DIY Chicken Coops and Hen Houses
The middle section, fenced in with chicken wire, connects the chicken coop to the goat house — a favorite spot for the hens on rainy days. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
If I had chickens,hahaha! Clean Coop Tips. One secret is raised water with a neat stone-apron surround, feed served up off the ground, lots of good clean litter, fresh air (look at all the hardware cloth!) and room to strut.
A chicken that is not provided with adequate enrichment and mental stimulation will be more inclined towards problem behaviors. Feather pecking, bullying, egg eating and even cannibalism are almost always a result of chickens that are confined.
For when I have my chickens.Keep Your Chickens Clean and Happy - Live Green + Natural
Chicken Coop Disinfectant Recipe - orange peels steeped in vinegar for a month, then put in a spray bottle. My all-natural store-bought poultry protector smells like that, no wonder. Making my own would be much less expensive. It is sprayed inside the coop when I clean it to discourage mites, fleas, bugs, etc.