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Kathy Shea Mormino (The Chicken Chick)
Works at The Chicken Chick®
Attended University of Connecticut School of Law
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NEW recipe, NEW Giveaway! It's time to bake for your backyard pets! Grab my recipe for Bug Bites® Protein Bars for Molting Chickens AND enter to WIN a bag of Cluckin' Good Grubs from Scratch and Peck Feeds "you are what your animals eat"!   http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2015/08/bug-bites-protein-bars-for-molting.html
#chickens   #backyardchickens   #molting   #protein   #scratchandpeckfeeds   #cluckingoodgrubs  
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Join me for this week's Flock Focus Friday and enter the Chicken Art GIVEAWAY while you're there! http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2015/08/flock-focus-friday-8715-featuring.html #chickens   #backyardchickens   #giveaway   #chickenart  #coopdreams
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How do you become a Biz woman who ROCKS? Listen to our Interview with Kathy Mormino, The Chicken Chick to Find Out! Kathy Mormino became The Chicken Chick because she loved her chickens, wanted to share the abundance of eggs her chickens had produced and wanted to create custom egg carton labels.  When she couldn’t find any, she …
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NEW Brinsea EcoGlow Chick Brooder GIVEAWAY at this week's Clever Chicks Blog Hop! Come on by! http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2015/08/clever-chicks-blog-hop-151-with-brinsea.html
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Fowl pox is a highly contagious viral infection in poultry that causes painful sores on a chicken's skin. While there is no cure, Fowl Pox can be prevented and the symptoms, treated. Learn more about it in this article on my blog!
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E-I-E-I-O! Make these Farm Animal cupcakes with my new tutorial! ->   http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2015/07/diy-farm-animal-cupcakes.html   #cupcakes   #farm   #barnyard   #treats   #DIY   #chickens   #rooster   #cow   #lamb   #pig   #chick  
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Learn The Truth about Aggressive Roosters and enter to WIN a Flock Protection Prize Package GIVEAWAY!
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Work
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Freelance Writer, Blogger, Backyard Chicken-keeping Consultant, Custom Egg Carton Label Designer
Employment
  • The Chicken Chick®
    Owner, present
  • Law Office of Joseph Mulshine
    Attorney at law
    Special Investigation Insurance defense litigation attorney
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Kathy is an advocate of backyard chicken-keeping: sharing information, tips, stories, photos online and in print.
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.

Kathy’s 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