This hub shares about the Carabao, a domestic Water Buffalo in the Philippines. What we commonly know about water buffaloes is that they can both stay in land and water but there is more...
The goat was a very important animal to the Kikuyu people of Kenya. In pre-colonial times, most people had only sheep and goats to meet all tribal obligations that required payment. It was the rich man who had cows. The goat was the ‘legal tender.’ When one required the services of the...
A true account, with a comical twist, of how a child was surprised by an unexpected attack from a rooster.
Honey bees are amazing creatures. Some facts, and poems, about honey bee life (and death), their benefits to humans (pollination and honey), and hive and social organization.
So, you're thinking about adopting or buying a pot belly pig? Well, before you make any definite decisions there is a lot to think about. In this hub I shall attempt to highlight some of the crucial areas you will need to consider before going out...
So you've decided to buy some straight run chicks and raise the roosters for meat. This is what you'll need to know.
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.
Raising goats as pets not just livestock
The Rhode Island Red Chicken breed has been around since the early 1900's in the United States. It is an excellent dual purpose chicken that all backyard chicken enthusiasts should consider and enjoy!
These docile birds are a great choice for growing your own gourmet meat, free-range style. They are mild mannered and can be shy but are easy to tame. I have tips on sexing day old chicks and more information on character and looks of this ancient heritage breed.