Vent Pasting in Chicks: Causes & Treatment


Vent pasting is a common issue with young chicks. Vent pasting is completely curable. However, it is often the result of stress or other health issues. Such problems may cause re-occurent vent-pasting if gone un-checked. In this article, I will be providing the causes of vent pasting as well as how to treat it…  Continue reading “Vent Pasting in Chicks: Causes & Treatment”

How To Sex Crested Chicks

Sexing your standard or common chicken breeds can be tough and confusing at times. With crested variety chicks, it can often be even more difficult to discern. Crested chicks are well… crested, making their combs not as visible. However, they are also slow to mature and often bearded (which means wattle development is iffy). To top that, Crested chicks are usually sold straight run because of the similitude of the pullets and cockerels. This makes your chances of getting a little rooster much higher… Continue reading “How To Sex Crested Chicks”