Broody Hen Bullied Off Nest But Chicks Still Hatched

I received an email about a broody hen that was bullied off her nest of eggs for about 5 hours. I sent a reply and corresponded with Kate and was delighted to hear that the hen managed to get back on the nest and the eggs hatched out. Here is our email correspondence tracking the … Read more Broody Hen Bullied Off Nest But Chicks Still Hatched

How To Identify The Gender Of A Chick

It isn’t very easy to identify the gender of young chicks but there are a number of ways to do so. Cloacal, or vent sexing is one method although this method is not easy to do without proper training and experience. This method involves examining the baby chicken’s vent, located under its tail, looking for … Read more How To Identify The Gender Of A Chick