Diseases of Baby Chickens?

Answer Disease-causing organisms are always present in the environment, but they may not cause problems unless a flock is stressed or kept in unclean conditions. Diseases are carried through the air, soi... Read More »

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How to Prevent Diseases in Chickens?

Chickens are well known for the diseases they can catch. Here is some tips on how to help prevent them! Remember, this isn't just for chickens, you can use the same advice with turkeys, guinea hens... Read More »

What do baby chickens need?

Baby chickens are not born prepared to face the world and need a lot of help to survive their first weeks of life. Not only should the needs of food and water be met, but also shelter and plenty of... Read More »

How do I buy baby chickens?

Feed StoresFeed stores often carry day old chicks in the spring. Most will have rules about a minimum purchase of three or more chicks at one time. Chickens are social animals and do better in grou... Read More »

How to Dye Baby Chickens?

Coloring baby chickens is great for holidays or a fun gift. Dyeing baby chickens is not dangerous for the birds if done carefully and hygienically. If it's for Easter or St. Patrick's Day, dyeing y... Read More »