Pets + Livestock

  • 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 ...
  • Top 3 Picks for Raising Small Farm Animals

    If you’re intrigued by the idea of starting a hobby farm or a homestead, you will want to ensure that your small farm animals are well kept. As a beginner, you may be wondering where to start and what animals you’d like to raise. We will help you get started with our top three small farm animal picks and some ...