From Hatching to Happy, We've Got You Covered!

From Hatching to Happy, We've Got You Covered!

Just Cluckin' Around

Hello all you amazing chicken enthusiasts and welcome back to our blog, Just Cluckin Around! Winter is just around the corner and we know how much you adore your little cluckers. While Millie, our Swedish Flower Hen, is fluffed up and ready for winter, we want to make sure you and your flock are well-prepared too!
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Embrace the clucktastic spirit of October with our bountiful harvest of DIY chicken treats! From Corn Maze Mix to Crunchy Beetroot Chips, discover nutritious and engaging recipes to keep your backyard flock clucking happily all month long. It's more than feeding; it's about enriching your chickens' lives. Cluck in for more!
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The pumpkin spice wave sweeps across cafes, grocery aisles, and kitchens as fall takes center stage. It's pumpkin galore for us, but what about our feathery buddies? Can they join in the pumpkin-spiced fun? The good news is: they absolutely can! Let's delve into why pumpkin is more than just a treat for your chickens.
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Concerned about coccidiosis in your chickens? Our comprehensive guide dives deep into symptoms, vet-confirmed treatments, and advanced preventive measures. A healthy, happy flock starts with factual information, so always get a stool sample tested by your vet before initiating any treatment.
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Hey there, chicken aficionados! We've all been there—staring at our backyard coop, scratching our heads (not with our feet, mind you!) wondering how to keep our cluckers occupied. Chickens might not be asking for a Netflix subscription, but they do love some good ol' stimulation. Trust us, a busy chicken is a happy chicken!
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Ahoy, chicken enthusiasts! Ever witnessed your usually majestic hens looking a little patchy or bare, causing your heart to skip a beat? Fear not! This is just nature taking its course through the amazing process of molting. 
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Discover the truth about culling in chicken keeping! In this blog post, we debunk misconceptions and highlight responsible practices. Learn why culling is crucial for maintaining flock balance, genetic improvement, disease prevention, and ethical considerations. Embrace informed decisions for healthier and happier chickens.
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Discover the surprising reasons why heating your chicken coop can be risky! Our fun-filled blog post sheds light on the dangers of using heaters, ensuring your feathered friends stay happy and healthy. Get clucking and read on!
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Hello, homesteading heroes and backyard chicken enthusiasts! Today, we're venturing into the delightful world of chickens and looking closely at an intriguing debate in the chicken community: landrace breeds of chicken vs. standard breeds. By comparing the two, we'll hatch the perfect plan for your homestead's poultry needs.
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Feeding treats to chickens isn't only about supplementing their diet. It's also about engagement, enrichment, and creating a thriving environment for them. Treats can help in taming your chickens, fostering a strong bond, and even encouraging them to lay in specific areas!
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Hey there, chicken enthusiasts!
Feeling the summer heat? So are your feathered friends! Let's take a "peck" at some fantastic and absolutely essential tips for caring for chickens in the summer heat. Don't forget to cluck that share button if you find these tips useful!
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Greetings, fellow chicken enthusiasts! Today we're going to dive into the fascinating world of chicken health. Whether you're raising backyard chickens for fresh eggs, meat, or simply as pets, keeping your feathery friends healthy is essential. Maintaining a flock of happy, healthy hens not only brings joy to you and your family, but it also ensures a steady supply of delicious eggs and meat.
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