Caring for Your Suburban Chickens: How Much Time Does It Really Take?

A happy suburban chicken

Petunia

Aren’t chickens a lot of work? I get that question a lot about my three backyard hens. And my answer always is, “No, not really.”

Don’t get me wrong. As the caretaker of your backyard flock, you will have responsibilities for the health and well-being of your… Continue reading

Housing Chickens in a Suburban Backyard

Suburban backyard chicken

Hazel

Are you thinking of adding a few laying hens to your backyard this spring? Housing chickens in a suburban backyard may be easier than you think. This guide will tell you how you can provide your chickens with a suitable place to live, access to the outdoors, and protection from predators… Continue reading