Note: I am not being paid or funded in any way from the websites I list. I simply want to Inform my readers and fellow chicken enthusiasts of these useful resources. I also want to give credit to the places and people I referenced to give you some of this information.


Poultry Hub

The Livestock Conservancy

The Chicken Chick

My Pet Chicken

Cackle Hatchery Blog

Purely Poultry

Hen Class



Note: Due to recent errors found, Wikipedia is only used as a companion resource (i.e. I only use the information if I can find other reliable sources that validate the information found in Wikipedia.

Backyard Chickens

Note: Since is largely a forum, Information I obtain from Backyard Chickens is carefully considered and researched before publishing on

Recommended Books For Chicken Keepers

The Chicken Health Handbook (Gail Damerow)

Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens (Gail Damerow)

The Chicken Chick’s Guide to Backyard Chickens (Kathy Shea Mormino)