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Kathy Shea Mormino (The Chicken Chick)
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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.
Backyard chicken-keeping advocate & consultant on a mission to educate, entertain and empower chicken-keepers. Because chicken math should be a shared venture.

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Mealworms by the Pound & Sweet PDZ GIVEAWAY at the Clever Chicks Blog Hop #236
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fantastic blog article to another and share links from your blog if you have one! GIVEAWAY!  Enter to WIN a 2lb bag of Mealworms by the Pound   AND a 10 lb bag o...

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How Chickens and Honey Bees Are the Same, Only Different, by Gail Damerow
  Gail Damerow (left), Kathy Shea Mormino (right) Long before the Internet existed, people turned to renowned author, Gail Damerow's books and articles for chicken care guidance. Enter the Internet and no shortage of questionable chicken care "advice" and d...

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DIY Chicken Playpen Tractor featuring a Chicken Fountain GIVEAWAY!
There are times in every flock when one or more chicken needs to be kept physically separated from the others in the yard, in which cases, a lightweight chicken playpen tractor comes in handy to provide continued visibility to the flock while protecting the...

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Grandpa's Feeder GIVEAWAY at the Clever Chicks Blog Hop #235
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fantastic blog article to another and share links from your blog if you have one! GRANDPA'S FEEDER GIVEAWAY!  Enter to WIN one of  Grandpa's Feeders ! Learn all ...

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Brinsea Ecoglow Chick Brooder GIVEAWAY at the Clever Chicks Blog Hop #234
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fantastic blog article to another and share links from your blog if you have one! GIVEAWAY! ends 5/7/17 Enter to WIN Enter to WIN a  Brinsea EcoGlow 20 Chick Bro...

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Clever Chicks Blog Hop #233 featuring a Koop Clean GIVEAWAY!
Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter the giveaway, hop from one fantastic blog article to another and share links from your blog if you have one! GIVEAWAY! Enter to WIN a ~30 lb bag of  Koop Clean , a new, improved litter for...

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Chicken Fountain GIVEAWAY at the Clever Chicks Blog Hop #232
GIVEAWAY! ends 4/9/17 9pm EST Enter to WIN  THE CHICKEN FOUNTAIN ! Learn about The Chicken Fountain and the benefits of  Poultry Nipple Watering Systems on my blog  HERE . Purchase The Chicken Fountain  HERE. ENTRY DETAILS BELOW! (click on "read more" if ne...

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Reasons Straw Does Not Belong in Chicken Coops
Long strands of clean straw make a lovely, rustic-looking nest for photographing eggs, but straw does not belong in backyard chicken coops for a variety of reasons we'll look at in this article. GIVEAWAY! ends 4/7/17, 9pm EST Enter to WIN the  Sloggers shoe...

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Backyard chickens can suffer from crop problems, which can be life threatening, so knowing what's normal is critical for chicken keepers. In this article, we look at the crop’s location, function and several common problems that can arise in the crop: sour crop, impacted crop and pendulous crop.
http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2014/06/chicken-anatomy-crop-impacted-crop-sour.html
#chickens #backyardchickens #crop #cropproblems #impactedcrop #fullcrop #sourcrop #cropimpaction #cropsquishy #chickenbadbreath #sourcrop #pendulouscrop #hens #chickencrop 
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Brinsea INCUBATOR GIVEAWAY at the Clever Chicks Blog Hop #231
GIVEAWAY! ends 3/26/17 9pm EST Enter to WIN a Brinsea Mini II Advance fully digital 7 egg incubator! ENTRY DETAILS BELOW! (click on "read more" if necessary, then scroll all the way down) Welcome to my weekly Clever Chicks Blog Hop! You're invited to enter ...
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