Should you avoid handling pet chickens while pregnant?

Answer No they are fine. Not harmful at all. Just wash your hands after each time you hold them, like you should for all animals anyway even if you are not pregnant.

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How can I keep chickens without a coop?

Chickens need a sheltered area to keep safe from predators such as raccoons, hawks and dogs. Coops can be expensive, so most people build their own. Youtube has plenty of DIY videos on building coo... Read More »

How to Keep Chickens in a City?

A backyard henJoin the "urban chicken movement" and raise your own backyard flock. Chickens are both fun and useful to keep. Don't expect to keep a breeding flock with noisy roosters, but your hens... Read More »

How to Keep Chickens in a Backyard?

Chickens are great to have and lots of fun too! Once you've gotten started, they're super easy to take care of! Here's how you start!

How to Slaughter Chickens?

If you raise chickens, or just want to know the different methods to do the dirty deed, this is for you.