Best Practices to Keep Your Chickens Healthy Owning chickens is becoming more and more widespread; people everywhere are keeping chickens from a small scale back yard to a full-scale business. Raising chickens is a gratifying experience that brings enrichment, food, and for some a steady stream of income. They are economical to own, easy to […]
Many chicken keepers these days have friendly, tame flocks of birds they consider to be their pets. Who knew chickens could be such docile creatures? But, have they always been that way? Were they friendly from the day they hatched? Nope! It all depends on how the owner raises them. Taming chickens isn't very hard, but it does require persistence and patience. So how do you get your flock to be affectionate, lap loving sweeties? The answers lie inside!