Proven Techniques for Keeping Healthy Chickens

The Backyard Guide to Raising Chicks, Handling Broody Hens, Building Coops, and More

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About The Book

Beginning and intermediate chicken keepers don’t need to spend hours poring through extensive manuals and thick books—Carissa Bonham boils down chicken-keeping basics into 101 easy-to-understand and easy-to-apply tips, tricks, and chicken hacks.

Advice ranges from learning how to grow your flock despite having a broody hen to directions for making a nesting box herb blend that will keep pests at bay and keep the coop smelling fresh. Other tips will touch on:

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Having raised a variety of chickens both inside her home and with the help of broody chicken moms, author Carissa Bonham is ready to share her chicken-keeping advice with others looking to add the joy of poultry to their lives. Her approach to chicken keeping focuses on keeping hens happy using natural methods so you can spend less time doing the dirty work and more time enjoying your flock.

Product Details
  • Publisher: Skyhorse (September 2018)
  • Length: 240 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781510737228

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Raves and Reviews

"Carissa Bonham presents practical advice for both novices and experienced poultry keepers. This book is concisely written, well organized, full of beautiful photos, and accessible for readers of all ages. " —Laura Childs, author of The Joy of Keeping Farm Animals

"Carissa's excellent tips for keeping a backyard flock in a casual, upbeat, and user-friendly way is sure to instill confidence in any chicken keeper, no matter their experience. She makes it clear that the rewards of chicken keeping are well worth the effort. Be prepared to fall (even more!) in love with your ladies and their delicious eggs!" —Diana Ambauen-Meade, president & founder, Scratch and Peck Feeds

"Very well written and practical. I love the easy tips that anyone can quickly implement for a happy, healthy chicken flock. And the cute pictures are adorable and heartwarming." —Michele Marine of SimplifyLiveLove.com

"Carissa Bonham presents practical advice for both novices and experienced poultry keepers. This book is concisely written, well organized, full of beautiful photos, and accessible for readers of all ages. " —Laura Childs, author of The Joy of Keeping Farm Animals

"Carissa's excellent tips for keeping a backyard flock in a casual, upbeat, and user-friendly way is sure to instill confidence in any chicken keeper, no matter their experience. She makes it clear that the rewards of chicken keeping are well worth the effort. Be prepared to fall (even more!) in love with your ladies and their delicious eggs!" —Diana Ambauen-Meade, president & founder, Scratch and Peck Feeds

"Very well written and practical. I love the easy tips that anyone can quickly implement for a happy, healthy chicken flock. And the cute pictures are adorable and heartwarming." —Michele Marine of SimplifyLiveLove.com

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