A simple guide to keeping geese and raising and caring for goslings. Geese make good pets and great lawn mowers and watch dogs but do you know what they need to keep them healthy and happy?
Belgium Blue cattle are characterized by extreme muscling, known as "double-muscling," the result of a mutation in a myostatin gene that prevents control of muscular growth. This mutation causes extreme over-development...
Silkies are furry chickens that are sweet, cuddly, and lay small cream-colored eggs. They make great pets and are fun in any flock.
Your image of cows is probably similar to mine – gentle, placid animals looking at you with those large, soft cow eyes and contentedly chewing their cud. But about 20 people a year are killed by cows in the United...
The Plymouth White Rock Chicken is an excellent breed for beginning as well as seasoned chicken owners. They are a nice addition to any backyard flock because of their temperament and egg production
View different Silkie chicken colors while reading interesting tidbits of information about this unique chicken breed.
So you've decided to buy some straight run chicks and raise the roosters for meat. This is what you'll need to know.
Learn the truth about chickens. Can female chickens really turn into males? Are chickens really stupid? Are they really mean? What are chicken saddles and diapers? I'll tell you the truth about it all
Bee hives are alive with activity. How is a bee colony organized? How do bees construct their hives? How do bees make honey? What is life like for a bee?
Are your chickens legs looking a bit strange? Knobbly with the scales sticking out? It sounds like scaly leg mite, (or scaley leg mite depending on your splelling) a common parasite among chickens.