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Bantams vs Standard Chickens

Bantams vs Standard Chickens

What are the pros and cons of bantams vs standard chickens? To answer this question correctly, we need to look at various factors that make the two types of chickens different. These factors include their sizes, feeding habits, cost of raising them, their productivity and so on. Chickens come in various sizes, colors, and different …

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What is a brooder chicken?

What is a Brooder Chicken?

In the course of keeping chickens, you will come to notice some changes among a certain group of hens. The changes are usually behavioral, especially when it is a broody hen season. Let’s learn more about this change of behavior and what initiates it among your flock of birds. So, what is a brooder chicken? …

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How Long do Roosters Live?

How long do roosters live? When owning Backyard Chickens you should have a full record of your entire flock and breeds. The record should show the trend and progress of each chicken breed in terms of productivity, growth, expenses, and lifespan. Speaking of the lifespan of a chicken, there’s a need to know how long …

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What are the Friendliest Chickens?

Can You Have a Chicken as a Pet?

There’s a growing trend among chicken keepers that has raised many questions. One, in particular, is can you have a chicken as a pet? Some chicken owners seem to be creating a strong bond with their specific flock of chickens and this looks really fascinating. Chickens are currently the newest friends to several family members …

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