Caring for Chickens in Winter

Healthy chickens are quite hardy in normal winter weather conditions, here are some tips to help keep them happy in winter: Combs and wattles are susceptible to frost bite damage during freezing weather, smear with Vaseline to prevent this from happening. Pieces of carpet or an old duvet on top of the hen-house roof will stop heat escaping. Avoid … Continue reading Caring for Chickens in Winter