Chickens

Most poultry farmers only have chickens for the first two years, which is due to their optimal productivity during this period. But how many chickens live at all? Virtually none of the farmers will not answer this question. To find out all about the life span of poultry, read on. Features of the life cycle A number of factors affect the life cycle of a chicken.

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Bedbugs torture not only us, but also our chickens. They are distributed mainly in the South, where it is warm and comfortable and can be carriers of serious diseases. Bugs can live in chickens both on the body and in the room itself. This article will tell. Description Like other blood-sucking parasites, bugs also bring a lot of torment to chickens.

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Perhaps you were surprised to read the title of our article. But we did not lie, the Maran chickens are truly unique in that they carry unusual dark yellow eggs with a red tinge. If you can not wait to learn more about them, then do not waste a minute. Breed description "Maran - these are hens that carry golden Easter eggs" - this is what the French say about these layers.

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Those who keep chickens or are associated with veterinary medicine know well that such a thing as limb paralysis in chickens can be caused by various ailments. In this case, most often the cause lies in infectious diseases. If the chicken's legs have failed, you first need to understand the cause, and only then start treatment.

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Diarrhea is a fairly common problem in chickens. Many owners sometimes do not even pay attention to such a symptom, thinking that their bird ate something wrong. Partly it is, because often diarrhea is the result of poor-quality food. However, it can also be caused by a serious infection. As in such cases, diarrhea manifests itself in chickens, what to do with them, let's see together.

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Pasteurellosis is a very serious, acute infectious disease that affects all birds. Often proceeds in a chronic form. Pasteurellosis in chickens most often occurs as a result of infection from wild birds, such as rooks, sparrows, and pigeons. How to protect their chickens and chickens from this disease, let's talk in this article.

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As the name implies, this viral disease of chickens affects the mucous membrane of the larynx and trachea. Sometimes associated symptoms are conjunctivitis and a lesion of the nose. If the disease is not cured in time, you can lose a lot of your domestic hens. Consider laryngotracheitis in chickens, the treatment of which is so important to start on time and correctly.

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How to cut the wings of chickens? This question, oddly enough for many, sounds, but excites the poultry farmers often enough. Especially those who have hens pretty fly over fences or fences. How to make a trimming procedure, let's talk right now. Correct pruning Many people think that chickens do not fly and are deeply mistaken.

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A peroed is a small parasite that is no larger than 2 millimeters in size, but it gives the bird terrible inconvenience and discomfort. A peroed in hens eats upper feathers and down, and also claws on skin. From this birds often completely lose their plumage. If your hens itch and literally tear out their feathers, this is a disturbing sign that this parasite might have attacked them.

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Chickens Hisex is a favorite breed of many farmers. It would be more correct to say not even a breed, but a special type of highly productive laying hen of the Dutch cross breeding type. About them will be discussed. Breed description For those who are engaged in growing chickens professionally, probably will not be a new name for the hen cross.

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Legbar is a breed of chickens that many farmers and breeders have loved over the years. And although these chickens are not quite good chickens, but they are excellent layers - their annual increase is about 270 eggs. We will talk about them. Breed Description The breed of chickens Legbar appeared among other varieties of laying hens about a hundred years ago.

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Newcastle disease in chickens or pseudo-snakes is a serious disease of birds of all ages, breeds and species that is prevalent throughout the world. Every year, this disease takes the lives of thousands of poultry, causing irreparable damage to the farm. Moreover, the virus is transmitted to humans. How to define it and how to fight, this article will tell.

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Spain is one of the few European countries where domestic poultry farming is particularly well developed. Today, for example, more than 20 different breeds of chickens are bred in the country. Three of them, and this is Minorca, Spanish White-faced and Grosheaya, are grown by our farmers. Chickens Ispanka, characteristic, photos of these birds will be the subject of our conversation.

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Most of us have ever bought a chicken, and if not, we would like to buy it. But what if we want to get more chickens? And often we buy cockerels, even though the sellers assure that this is not so. How to distinguish a chicken from a rooster? And how to discern another little bird? Read on in the article. Distinguish chickens. One can learn the sex of a chicken by several methods.

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Hybrid chickens or cross more and more are gaining the attention of home farmers. One of these is the Redbro chickens, bred on the basis of the Cornish breed and Malay fighting birds. Although the breed is foreign, however, it gets along well in our climatic zones. Moreover, these chickens have many advantages over all broilers that are familiar to us.

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The American breed of Amrok chickens became widespread in Europe in the 60s of the last century. However, until today it has not lost its relevance. Obtained by breeding the Plymouthrock Striped breed, Amrox is a meat-and-egg-producing, productive bird. Let's talk about it in more detail.

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Cochins are a breed that you should definitely pay attention to. The reason for this can serve only the appearance of the bird. Also among the poultry farmers, Cochin Cocks are considered the most beautiful in the world. Why is this and does the beauty of the breed end up in beauty? Read about further in the article.

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Have you ever thought about breeding ornamental breeds of chickens? Not? Then we advise you to start! Bentams chickens - this is what you need in this case. And what they have proven themselves to read further in the article. Breed statements There are no accurate statements about the appearance of the breed. There are two established opinions that contradict each other.

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In chickens, like in other poultry, the most frequently occurring disease is helminthiasis, or more simply, the infection with worms. As a rule, parasites settle and live in the intestines. However, in rare cases other organs can also be affected. If worms are found in chickens, it is important to begin treatment immediately.

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