Helping You Raise Healthy, Happy Backyard Chickens

Learn how you can build a healthy flock, that supports the health and wellbeing of your family (all naturally)

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Hello, I'm Elise McNamara, the Chicken Coach!

Whether it be sport, fashion, travel or music, everyone has a passion. Mine happens to have beaks and feathers. As anyone who knows me knows, I love poultry, no not poetry, poultry – yes, chickens!

But in 2010 I bought birds that introduced respiratory diseases to my flock. I spent thousands on vet bills trying to eradicate the problem.

This began my obsession on how we can use prevention to keep thriving, healthy birds, free of disease.

And now I help poultry owners and farmers like you to do the same.

Does this sound like you?

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Feeding For Breeding - Tips For Healthy Chicks

Feeding For Breeding - Tips For Healthy Chicks

Last Updated: 19 February 2021   Have you ever had poor chicken fertility or chicks die in the egg before day 21?  Chicken breeders often blame their incubator.  While this is often the case, something else can also be the...

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