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Managing Summer Heat for Chickens

When we think of summer, we think of vacations, beaches and fun. It can be all that, but it can also be HOT, HOT, HOT. Sometimes, it gets too hot. Unless you speak fluent chicken, how will you tell if...

Emergency Measures for a Chicken Suffering from Heat Stroke

Sometimes, no matter what you do, you will still end up with a chicken that gets heat stroke. Signs of heat stroke include lethargy, heavy panting and extreme body heat. 

3 Sick Chickens Refused to Eat... Until This

3 Sick Chickens Refused to Eat... Until This Grubbly Spotlight Elder Oak Farms, North Carolina The loss of [our chicken] Ivan left us paranoid about the heat, and for good reason. We ended up losing one of our Marans hens...