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  • Can Chickens Live Alone?

    Chickens are naturally gregarious animals, living together in a flock with a complex social order. Chickens gather every evening at dusk to settle in for the night, sleeping near each other keeps them warm. If a chicken is by itself for a few weeks it will be fine, but after a while many chickens who
  • Do Chickens Have A Sense Of Smell?

    Yes, chickens have a sense of smell. Scientists are still researching this sense not only in order to understand how chickens use their sense of smell, but also in order to understand the behavior of other birds which are more difficult to study because they are not domesticated. Scientists have found that chickens prefer smells
  • Can Chickens Eat Tomatoes?

    Contrary to popular belief, chickens do enjoy a varied diet that goes beyond just grains and insects! Chickens are known to take a liking to many foods, however one of the best sources of nourishment that should be included in your feathered friend’s diet includes tomatoes. In this short but comprehensive guide, we’ll be explaining
  • Can Chickens Swim?

    Chickens are equipped to swim for short periods of time, but are not good swimmers and can easily drown if left in a body of water for more than five or ten minutes. Chickens do not have waterproof feathers, so they will become waterlogged and the weight will pull them down. If you are concerned
  • What is the Best Bedding for Chickens?

    Choosing the correct bedding is vital to secure the health of your chickens. Good bedding will keep the coop free of harmful bacteria, odour, mold, pathogens, and flies. Don’t worry, new chicken parents, we have collected all the information you need to help you choose the best bedding option for you and your hens. Best
  • Chicken of the Month – July 2020

    Lots and lots of entries this month. So we had to chose 12 finalists this time. And you’ve been voting for your favorite and now we can reveal the winners (Though every chicken is a winner!) So here they are, the July 2020 – Chicken of the Month winners starting in reverse order. Third place

  • Chicken of the Month USA June 2020

    Chicken of the Month – June 2020

    Loads of entries this month. So we had to chose 12 finalists this time. And you’ve been voting for your favorite and now we can reveal the winners. Though everyone is a winner! So here they are the June 2020 – Chicken of the Month winners starting in reverse order. We had a tie for

  • What can you feed chickens

    What Can Chickens Eat?

    One of the most frequently asked questions first time chicken owners ask us is how to feed their new flock. Just what can chickens eat? Read on to find out about what and how to feed your feathered friends… Can chickens eat bananas? Absolutely! Bananas are an eggcellent source of nutrition for your flock! Extremely

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