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Adding Herbs to Your Flock’s Feed to Boost Immunity and Decrease Health Issues #ad

Adding Herbs to Your Flock’s Feed to Boost Immunity and Decrease Health Issues #ad

Herbs can be fed directly into the feed or free choice like you do with other types of supplements (e.g. Oyster Shell). You can also add herbs to the dust bath. We partnered with Scratch and Peck for this post...

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Product Review: BarkBox Memory Foam Dog Bed for the Hounds #ad

Product Review: BarkBox Memory Foam Dog Bed for the Hounds #ad

Super cute box the bed came in! We reviewed this bed and loved IT. More below for the bed features.  #ad I’m not doing a holiday gift guide this year but I loved this gift and wanted to give it...

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Round-Up of Stories About Dog Health and Behavior (Nominated for DWAA awards!)

Round-Up of Stories About Dog Health and Behavior (Nominated for DWAA awards!)

I’m a writer for Wide Open Pets (WOP)! I haven’t announced this formally but I wanted to shout it from the rooftops since so much of the content I write for WOP benefits all those folks that read any Wag...

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Benefits of Animal Blood Proteins: Dog Supplements #ad

Benefits of Animal Blood Proteins: Dog Supplements #ad

*Check back Sunday at midnight (PST)  as we’re kicking off a contest and giving away a 30-day supply of supplements!  This isn’t meant to be a “scary Halloween themed post about blood” but a serious post about animal blood proteins...

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A Mobile Coop Saved My Chickens

A Mobile Coop Saved My Chickens

I’m not joking. Meet Luke Rogers, the owner of Mobile Chickens. His portable chicken coops are literally the best thing that’s happened to chicken keepers. I inherited a set up where my chickens were living in a barn coop. Now the...

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Senior Dogs: Ways to Be More Proactive About Arthritis

Senior Dogs: Ways to Be More Proactive About Arthritis

We started a few new techniques for Sherman in the past six months. I wanted to share these since he’s feeling really good these days and just turned 12 years old. A few of these recommendations are herbs and of...

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How to Ferment Chicken Feed

How to Ferment Chicken Feed

FYI: I wrote a similar article for Fang! Pet and Garden Supply. Most folks know that all my Scratch and Peck Organic Feed comes from Fang! in North Portland. Why Do People Ferment Chicken Feed? My hens and rooster love...

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Farmer’s Dog Food: A Breath of Fresh Air #ad

Farmer’s Dog Food: A Breath of Fresh Air #ad

updated 9-26 with a give-away! Bruiser has Congestive Heart Failure (CHF). #ad  This was a total shock to us and we were devastated. If you want to learn more about the disease you should read the article I wrote but...

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The Low Down on Broody & Laying Hens: Nesting Areas #ad

The Low Down on Broody & Laying Hens: Nesting Areas #ad

If you care for chickens you have experienced “a broody hen” and probably like me, researched hundreds of forums about what to do and how to handle this situation. #ad Our Rhode Island Red is VERY broody. I remove her from...

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New Subscription Box Review: Hound & Co. #ad

New Subscription Box Review: Hound & Co. #ad

August 21 is National Senior Citizens Day so let’s celebrate seniors with a new subscription box! The elements in this box from Hound & Co. (the marketplace for all things hounds) were highly customized to my pack and brands I hadn’t...

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