Category Archives: Coops

5 Things You’ll Need Before Bringing Home Backyard Chickens

Raising backyard chickens can be a fun and rewarding experience for families. If you’re interested in trying your hand at owning chickens, there are a few essential tools and items you’ll need to get started. Though your list of essentials will vary depending on the age of your birds, here are a few must-have supplies […]

10 Common Predators that Want to Eat Your Chickens (and what to do about them)

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Protecting your flock from potential predators is a crucial aspect of owning and raising chickens. Due to the immobility and somewhat docile nature of chickens, they serve as easy prey for a number of predators, including some that you may not immediately suspect. To better protect your chickens, it’s important to understand what you’re protecting […]