So, you want to keep chickens? You’re reading all you can to learn what you need to know to get started, you have bought all the books and are scouring the internet, hoping to absorb the most important information. That’s a great start! Some things are less painful and expensive to learn from others’ experiences, so in the hope of sparing some growing pains for those about to embark on their chicken-keeping adventures, I have asked my Facebook fans what they wish they had known before they began. Here are some of their replies, in their own words.
Make sure you have an area that you can put an injured or sick bird. (chicken first aid kit & infirmary set-up)