Pets + Livestock

  • Winter Horse Care Tips

    What do you do with livestock as the weather moves from chilly to downright cold? If you happen to own llamas, hogs, or horses, it’s something you need to think about. Caring for outdoor animals during the winter requires a bit of preparation, especially when it comes to horse care. Here are some winter horse care and livestock care tips. ...
  • Common Mistakes to Avoid When Raising Chickens

    Some people like fresh eggs. Others want chicken poop to use as a natural fertilizer. Still others simply want to be entertained. Regardless of the reason, more and more people are raising chickens. While these feathered friends are relatively easy to keep, there are some common mistakes to avoid when raising chickens. Frozen Eggs. Raising chickens during cold months has ...
  • What You Need to Know About Running an Alpaca Farm

    Camels have bad tempers, but when it comes to their cousin, the Alpaca, rest assured, these soft-coated animals with doe-like eyes are far more even-tempered. Perhaps that explains why we are seeing more and more Alpaca farms these days. Of course, there’s much more to raising them than the occasional shearing. Here’s what you need to know about running an ...