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Kathy Shea Mormino (The Chicken Chick)
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Attended University of Connecticut School of Law
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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #206 featuring a Sarah Rosedahl Book Prize Package GIVEAWAY!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 9/4/16 9pm EST Enter to WIN a  Sarah Rosedahl  Chicken Book ...
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Please JOIN ME in helping teach kids Chicken Math by making a "Chick Flick" video with me! For every video we make, Purina Poultry will donate chicken feed to schools where kids raise chickens as part of their education! Use this link to make your Chick Flick! http://bit.ly/2bj7GYQ #chickenmath   #chickens   #YourChickFlick   #PurinaPoultry   #backyardchickens  
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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #203 featuring a PINK Egg Cartons GIVEAWAY!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 8/14/16 9pm EST Enter to WIN 25 PINK recycled fiber Egg Cart...
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Biosecurity for Backyard Chickens
Biosecurity refers to an overall system for protecting backyard chickens from infectious diseases. Each backyard chicken keeper will approach biosecurity differently based on personal risk tolerances, but even implementing the most basic biosecurity measure...
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Mites and poultry lice are a natural part of every backyard- they travel on birds, rodents and other animals, so when your chickens become infested, it doesn't mean you're not keeping a clean coop, it simply means your chickens enjoy the Great Outdoors! Learn how to treat these bugs effectively in this article on The Chicken Chick blog!
http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2012/08/poultry-lice-and-mites-identification.html

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Protect chicks from lies.

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Clever Chick Blog Hop #200 featuring a GIVEAWAY of The Chicken Fountain!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 7/24/16 9pm EST Enter to WIN  THE CHICKEN FOUNTAIN ! Learn a...
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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #205
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 8/28/16 9pm EST Enter to WIN a  3lb Tub of Chubby Mealworms ...
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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #204 featuring a Grandpa's Feeders GIVEAWAY!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 8/21/16 9pm EST  Enter to WIN one of  Grandpa's Feeders , a ...
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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #203 featuring a PINK Egg Cartons GIVEAWAY!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 8/14/16 9pm EST Enter to WIN 25  PINK recycled fiber Egg Car...
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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #202 featuring a Brinsea incubator GIVEAWAY!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 8/7/16 9pm EST Enter to WIN a  Brinsea Mini Advance Incubato...
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Portable Electric Poultry Netting
The  portable electric poultry netting  I've been using in my backyard with my Polish hens has been generating quite a buzz during my Facebook Live feeds, so I thought I'd share a little more info about it. There are times in every flock when chickens shoul...
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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #201 with an Organic Chicken Feed GIVEAWAY!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fascinating blog article to another and share links from your blog (if you have one)! GIVEAWAY! ends 7/31/16 9pm EST Enter to WIN a  25 pound bag of  Naturally F...
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Do I spot a barred Plymouth Rock hen? Cute. I used to have one named Wilhelmina.
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Author, Backyard Chicken-keeping Advocate, Advisor, Consultant
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  • The Chicken Chick®
    Owner, present
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Backyard chicken-keeping advocate & consultant on a mission to educate, entertain and empower chicken-keepers. Because chicken math should be a shared venture.
Introduction

Known internationally as The Chicken Chick®, Kathy Shea Mormino shares a fun-loving, informative style to raising backyard chickens. Her practical approach and down-to-earth sense of humor allow her to connect, educate and share an appreciation for chickens as pets with chicken enthusiasts everywhere.

 An attorney by trade, accidental photographer and backyard chicken-keeper, Kathy is the founder and one-woman driving force behind her blog The-Chicken-Chick.com and her wildly popular Facebook page and social media network.

Her publication credits include regular contributions to Hobby Farms Chickens and Hobby Farms Home Magazines, among others. Her work can also be found online in blogs published by Mother Earth News Magazine, Grit Magazine and Manna Pro Poultry. Named one of the Top Ten Small Business Facebook Pages of 2012 by the Social Media Examiner, Kathy has become the trusted voice in backyard chicken-keeping and is often sought out for her perspective on chicken-keeping topics by various publications, most notably The Wall Street Journal.

Kathy is featured on national television in the reality TV series, Coop Dreams as well as on national radio, local television and podcasts.

Kathy is a wife and work-at-home mom who balances blogging, writing, crafting and cooking with motherhood of her two little girls and her own flock of over 40 feathered pets.


YouTube channel features chicken videos on bumblefoot surgery, hatching eggs, chicken dust bathing, egg candling and more! 

Webstore offers custom egg carton labels and chicken-themed merchandise 
 

 

Bragging rights
Top 10 Small Business Facebook Page, Social Media Examiner, 2012, Vetericyn Brand Ambassador, Voted #1 Backyard Chicken Keeping Blog of 2015
Education
  • University of Connecticut School of Law
    Law
    Juris Doctor in the School of Law
  • University Of Connecticut
    History and Political Science
    Bachelor of Arts in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Cum Laude