All About Combs & Wattles

Chickens have what we call ‘combs’ and ‘wattles’ adorning their faces. The wattles hang from the bottom of the beak and the  comb adorns the top of the bird’s head. Not all chickens have both combs and wattles… In fact, many bearded varieties like some Easter EggersSilkiesPolishes and Crevecoeurs have no wattles. Also, some chickens have some pretty unique comb variations. However, though they may appear a little strange at first, combs and wattles are really neat and can also tell us a lot about chicken health. In this article, I will be explaining more about chicken combs and wattles…

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What do Chickens see? 10 interesting Facts on Chickens’ eyes

Have you ever wondered what chickens see? Chickens have amazing vision but it is unique from what you’re probably used to! Chickens’ eyes are very compact and efficient but they also have some amazing visual capabilities… Continue reading “What do Chickens see? 10 interesting Facts on Chickens’ eyes”