Monthly Archives: February 2020

10 Ways to Raise a Flock of Friendly Chickens

10 Ways to Raise a Flock of Friendly Chickens

Some chickens come running when they see you. Others squawk and run away or are just plain indifferent. Why are some chickens so friendly and others not? As prey animals, chickens are constantly fearful of potential predators. To raise a flock of friendly chickens you need to overcome their fear by proving that you are… Read More »

What Cause a Double-Shell Egg?

What Cause a Double-Shell Egg?

If one of your hens lays a super big egg, it likely contains another egg inside. Such an egg is called a double egg or a double-shell egg and is the result of a reverse peristalsis contraction.   How an Egg Is Laid To understand how this happens, you need to know how an egg… Read More »