Can My Chickens Make Me Sick?

Can My Chickens Make Me Sick?

Can My Chickens Make Me Sick? The safety of our flock and our own family is always a top priority when it comes to most chicken keepers. Here at Meyer Hatchery, we have a lot of customers asking us about keeping chickens around small children, and what precautions...
The Many Uses of Vet Rx

The Many Uses of Vet Rx

The Many Uses of Vet Rx If you’ve owned chickens for any length of time, you may have already discovered that they can contract a staggering number of illnesses. We chicken keepers are constantly on the watch for any sniffles, sneezes, coughs or other signs that...
All About Spurs In Chickens

All About Spurs In Chickens

All About Spurs In Chickens A spur on a chicken is a small, horn-like protrusion that grows from a chicken’s leg just above the foot. It points inward to be used as an efficient spearing weapon, when needed. The spur is most commonly found on roosters, where the spur...