Factoid

Chickens dream just like we do. They experience REM (rapid eye movement) during sleep.

Guide To Keeping Chickens

This section has been broken down into a number of areas to help you find information on keeping chickens.

Beginners Preparation

This section covers choosing housing, providing a safe environment, choosing chickens and things you need to have in place before your new chooks arrive.

Beginners Preparation

General Care

This section contains lots of handy tips and advice on many things which I’ve struggled to find easily on many other sites on how to look after chickens in general.

General Care

Health

This section provides advice on keeping your poultry healthy, how to identify and treat common ailments and other occurrences such as broodiness and moulting.

Health

Predators

Protecting your poultry from predators is an important factor you should consider at all times. Here’s some useful tips on how to keep your chickens safe.

Predators

Jobs By Season

This section covers the variety of chores which need to be carried out either regarding your chickens, their coop or the run at various points throughout the year.

Jobs by Season

Chicken Run

There are various tasks and jobs which need to be carried out regularly on the area where you let your chickens out to roam to keep them safe and happy.

Chicken Run

Eggs

Eggs are one of the main reasons people keep hens and you really can tell the difference between eggs you get from the supermarkets to the free-range ones your hens will produce.

Eggs

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