The Chook Coop Blog

The Chook Coop Blog
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Perfect Spring Treats for Pet Chickens

September 18, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Spring is a great time to treat your pet chickens to some restorative, nutritious and supplemental chicken feed treats! Have a peck at these fresh ideas...

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The Spring Chicken Checklist

September 5, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Keep your backyard chickens productive, healthy and happy as we head into the warmer months with our Spring Chicken Checklist.

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5 Reasons Chicken Dads are the Cluckin’ Best!

August 8, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Hello chicken keepers, If you know a man that has chickens, they are a chicken dad. They may not have been expecting it, or it may have been planned for a while, but either way they are a...

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10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas for a Chicken Dad!

August 8, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Hello chicken keepers, If you know a chicken dad, you know how devoted he is to his role. Why not spoil him this Father’s Day with a gift that will make him happy by making his flock happy?...

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Keeping chickens in Brisbane – Brisbane City Council

August 8, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Hello chicken keepers, You may have heard or read that as of July 1st 2018 Brisbane chicken keepers have to obtain a self-assessed Livestock Permit from Brisbane City Council to lawfully keep chickens in their backyard. Here is an...

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The Top 5 Products to Prevent Chicken Health Problems

July 10, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Prevention is better than cure for poultry health problems. Have a peck at the top 5 chicken health products I use to keep my hens happy and healthy.

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The Top 3 Ways to Save Money When Keeping Chickens

June 21, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

With the right tips and tricks, not only are chickens unique and useful backyard pets, they’re also cheap to keep happy and healthy! Let’s have a peck at my top 3 ways to save money when keeping chickens.

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Keeping Chickens For Beginners

June 21, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Thinking of keeping chickens? Have a peck at our guide to frequently asked chicken keeping questions with links to expert chicken articles and more here!

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The Top 3 Ways to Keep Your Chickens Happy and Healthy

June 21, 2018 | Kassandra Smith

Have a peck at the top 3 ways to keep hens cluckin' in their coop and chicken run with our top 3 ways to keep chickens happy and healthy right here.

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