chicken-food

Can Chickens Eat Moldy Bread? Health Risks Explained

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

It’s quite common for chicken keepers to give their flock scraps from the dinner table, which is generally acceptable. However, you need to be careful what to feed your flock. In this case, moldy food should be avoided, as it can cause health issues. Can Chickens Eat Moldy Bread? No, chickens should not eat moldy […]

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Sprouting Grains For Chickens: How And Real-Life Testing

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

Caring for chickens brings much freedom and flexibility. While prioritizing their safety, health and nutrition, winter season may pose a challenge due to its limited foraging. Here’s where sprouting grains for your flock comes in. Despite seeming complex, it’s quite manageable for smaller flocks and your chickens will love it. Let’s dive into the benefits […]

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Can Chickens Eat Ticks? Health Risks Explained

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

Birds eat ticks. Chickens are birds. So that means chickens eat ticks, right? Relatively, yes. Chickens do eat ticks. And quite a lot of them. However, there are many nuances when it comes to this subject. Many backyard keepers often raise this question because they want to know whether or not chickens can act as […]

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Can Chickens Eat Quinoa? (Yes, But Not Much Study Shows)

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

As a chicken keeper, you’re constantly searching for nutritious treats for your flock. Quinoa has gained much popularity over the years and has piqued our curiosity. Can chickens eat quinoa? The answer is yes; quinoa can be a valuable addition to their diet. However, research did show that quinoa should not exceed more than 15% […]

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Durvet Vitamins & Electrolytes for Chickens: Review & Ingredient Analysis

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

Durvet Vitamins & Electrolytes for Chickens is a supplement that contains vitamins and salts. The label is full of chemical compounds. We discuss the ingredients, how the supplement can help, and when to avoid it. If you’re in a hurry, here are the key takeaways: KEY TAKEAWAYS Ideal during stress, heat, cold, molting, relocation Short […]

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Why Do Chickens Always Seem Hungry?

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

Have you ever noticed how chickens act as if they’re on the verge of starvation whenever you approach the coop? They run towards you and make noise, but it’s hard to tell whether they’re hungry or other factors are at play. Let’s find out why chickens always seem to be hungry.

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Proteins for Chickens: Best Sources, Dose, Molt, Risks (2024)

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

Proteins are crucial for a chicken’s health, growth, feather development, and overall well-being. A chicken’s body is 65-70% water and 20-35% protein. These proteins are made up of amino acids, the building blocks of their life.

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Can Chickens Eat Yogurt?

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

Yogurt is a popular beverage known for its tasty flavor and nutritional value. However, when it comes to chickens, the question arises whether it is appropriate for them to consume it. This article will explore the pros and cons of feeding yogurt to chickens.

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‘Free Range Feeder’ Chicken Feeder: Review (2024)

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

One of the essential aspects of chicken keeping is providing your flock with a constant supply of food and water. A large feeder that holds a substantial amount of feed reduces the frequency of refilling and saves you time as a farmer or homesteader. The Free Range Feeder chicken feeding system promises to do just […]

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Can Chickens Drink Milk? (Soy, Oat, Chocolate…)

By Chicken Fans Editorial Team

Milk is considered a great source of calcium, and it’s logical to believe that it would benefit chickens, who need calcium for their health and egg production. However, things are not as straightforward as they seem. Despite its high calcium content, milk is not the optimal choice for chicken nutrition.

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