Bathing Backyard Chickens

We've had our 4 backyard chickens for almost a year now.  The last several months, Amelia has had big clumps of poo and bedding stuck to her backside.  I have seen once before that you could bathe chickens and decided to give it a try.  Today was a beautiful day.  The sun was out and …

Raising Backyard Chickens

  Last Spring I convinced my husband that we needed backyard chickens.  I'd read a little, very little on raising chickens and it just seemed liked a good idea to me.  They are so cute when they are little and they lay eggs when they're older. He didn't think it was a terrible idea, so …