Pets + Livestock

  • Chickens in Winter: 5 Need-To-Know Tips

    Backyard chickens are low-maintenance pets that reap plenty of benefits. These feathery friends help you minimize food waste, produce natural fertilizer, and provide fresh eggs at home every single day. While the basics for keeping chickens are relatively simple, keeping chickens in winter requires a little extra attention. In fact, accommodating to your flock’s needs during the colder seasons is ...
  • Hen Houses: Choosing the Right Chicken Coop

    Backyard chickens not only provide a rewarding pastime, but offer the ability to easily enjoy organic food right from home. However, it’s important to note that chickens require a proper living environment in order to produce quality eggs. As mentioned in our Basics on How to Keep Chickens blog, hen houses (or chicken coops) are essential for your chickens to lay ...
  • How to Keep Your Chicken Coop Kit Clean

    While chickens certainly require some maintenance and care (as mentioned in this chicken basics blog), even you can include them in your backyard for fresh eggs or meat right from home. When raising chickens, keeping your chicken coop kit clean and sanitary is crucial for healthy and happy livestock.  In this post, we’ll break down exactly what needs to be ...