Introduction to Chicken Keeping

Are you thinking about keeping a small flock of backyard hens? Did you recently get a coop and a few chicks and then realized that there’s more to it than you thought? Read here for an overview of how to have a healthy and happy flock of hens in your backyard.

Frequently Asked Questions

I’ve been writing and blogging about chicken keeping for more than seven years, and in that time have addressed most of the issues that arise in backyard flocks. I’ve written FAQs to answer the most commonly asked questions. Check the list below, but if the answer you seek isn’t in a FAQ, there’s a wealth of useful information on my website archives, which is easily searchable — simply type the topic into the box.