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How Much Should I Be Feeding My Chickens

Chickens are great foragers, and free-range birds will peck and scratch for all kinds of wild treats, from grass and weeds to … Read More

Fall Ginger Cupcakes

Not a fan of Pumpkin Spice? Fancy trying something simple, yet seasonal you can make with your girls’ eggs? Try out these de… Read More

Why Chickens Make Great Pets for Families With Children

Chickens really are wonderful pets for the whole family. Not o… Read More

What Illnesses do Hamsters Get and How Can They Be Treated

Photos by Frenjamin Benklin on Unsplash Giving your pet hamst… Read More

How Much Exercise Do My Guinea Pigs Need?

   Guinea pigs are not built for marathons, but they still love to exercise those little legs. Given enough space, they will… Read More

Why Do Some Eggs Have Double Yolks?

Most people would agree that the yolk is the best part of the egg. A double-yolker in the breakfast pan is therefore a very welc… Read More

Can Dogs Get Seasonal Affective Disorder

What is SAD? Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that occurs on a seasonal basis, appearing yearly in t… Read More

15% Off All Qutes with Storage – Seize the Opportunity!

Save 15% on the best selling Qute Hamster and Gerbil Cage with… Read More

Do My Chickens Need Supplements?

Photos by William Moreland on Unsplash The very short answer to that question is probably no. If you give your chickens a good … Read More

Are My Cats Safer in an Outdoor Enclosure?

Cats that are let outside have a shorter life expectancy than indoor cats. Sure, some outdoor cats live until they are 20 year… Read More

10 Ways to Tell if Your Chickens Have Taken Over Your Life?

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Ten Tips for a Successful Doggy Playdate

Photos by Alvan Nee on Unsplash Playdates for dogs are an increasingly popular calendar staple for dog owners. The fact that … Read More

Which is The Best Type of Hamster for You?

There are five hamster species commonly kept as pets. They are all similar in their needs, but with one or two important differe… Read More

Should I Be Worming My Chickens?

Like most other animals, chickens can suffer from parasitic worms. These are endoparasites that live inside your bird’s bo… Read More

How to Give Your Chicken a Health Check

As a chicken owner, you are responsible for making sure your birds are as happy and healthy as possible. By providing them … Read More

Why Your Chickens Need A Perch – Now 1/3 Off!

Chickens’ fondness for perches is instinctive. Our pet chi… Read More

Which of These Chicken Myths Are Actually True?

Photo by Sarah Halliday on Unsplash Chickens are color blind FALSE - Chickens actually have superior color vision to humans.… Read More

What Is FIV and How Does It Affect My Cat?

Photos by Erik-Jan Leusink on Unsplash What is FIV? FIV, or Feline Immunodeficiency Virus, is a viral infection that affects… Read More

How to Litter Train a Cat

Photo by Paul Hanaoka on Unsplash Most cats don’t need much persuading to use a litter tray. This makes training a straightfo… Read More

Chicken Sounds and What They Mean

Hens are always talking amongst themselves. All those clucks and squawks means something, and while some of the meanings are o… Read More