Archive for May 2018

Ep. 9 Coop Design

May 31, 2018 @ 1:01 am

Thank you to our sponsor, Brinsea the Incubation Specialists, for making this episode possible!

In this episode, Zach and Charlotte discuss the rules of coop design and what your chickens need from their home to be both happy and healthy. 

Links from this episode:

Community Chickens Guide to Backyard Coops

I’m Stuck in a Coop and I Can’t Get Out - May Woodworth

6 Things Every Chicken Coop Needs - Jennifer Sartell

The Makings of a Great Coop! 7 Things to Get You Started! - Jennifer Sartell

For the Love of Linoleum - Jennifer Sartell

Tight Budget? 5 Ways to Finance Your First Coop - Dakota Findley

Planning Coop Space for the Expanding Flock - Heather Nicholson

Ten Tips for Coop Building - Donna Belcher McGlasson

Free Coop Plans 

 


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Ep. 8 Introducing New Flock Members

May 17, 2018 @ 3:02 pm

Thank you to our sponsor, Standlee Forage, for making this episode possible!

In this episode, Zach and Charlotte discuss the different methods of introducing new birds to your established flock.

 

Links from this episode:

New Chicks On the Block - May Woodworth

Introducing New Chicks to An Existing Flock -Jennifer Sartell

Pecking Order Explained - Jennifer Sartell

Reordering In the Pecking Order - Donna Belcher McGlasson

How to Speak Chicken

 


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Ep. 7 Physical Ailments

May 3, 2018 @ 1:01 am

Thank you to our sponsor, Brinsea the Incubation Specialists, for making this episode possible!

In this episode, Zach and Charlotte explore different physical ailments and injuries that you may come across in your flock and what to do about them. 

 

Links from this episode:

Part 1 Wry Neck Chick - May Woodworth, Part 2, Part 3

A First-Aid Kit - Meredith Chilson 

Poultry First Aid: A Novice Starter Kit - Krislee Johnson

What's in My Chicken First Aid Kit - Carrie Miller

Spraddle Leg in a Young Chick - What You Can Do - Wendy Thomas

 

 5 Conditions Not Worthy of a Death Sentence

The Chicken Health Handbook

 


 

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Until next time... May the flock be with you!


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