Raising goats as pets not just livestock
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 of muscle in the cattle, which provides great benefits to producers and...
Scottish Highland cows may look like yaks, but they are actually an intelligent breed of cattle.
What can you do with roosters in your backyard chicken flock? Here's some solutions!
The Cochin chicken breed is a decent layer with sweet personalities and cute looks. They come in both standard and bantam versions.
Nigerian Dwarf Goat general care and housing
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.
Bee keeping is fascinating, ecologically essential and produces pounds of deliciously healthy honey. Recent worldwide bee colony losses have worried experts who are calling on ordinary people to set up hives in their back gardens.
Chickens are fascinating, but many people don't know much about them. If you think you know lots of information about chickens, roosters, hens, chooks, bantams, take the chicken quiz.
View different Silkie chicken colors while reading interesting tidbits of information about this unique chicken breed.