How Does Fowl Tick Impact Chickens?

Chickens can be infected by both the Longhorned tick and the Fowl tick. The Longhorned tick transmits Lyme disease, while the Fowl tick can transmit salmonella to your chickens. Fortunately, there are several ways to prevent chicken ticks....

How to Protect Your Backyard Chickens From Raccoons?

There are several ways to keep raccoons away from your backyard chickens. Keep pet food bowls out of the yard, cayenne pepper, and ammonia-soaked rags in strategic spots around the yard, and try to keep your chickens from roosting near the perimeter of their run....