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Baawk! I'm going extinct! A large number of important historical breeds of chickens are in danger of being lost. Sand Hill Preservation Center is helping preserve more than just seeds, but also breeds chickens. Let's raise some of these in our backyards.
Dominique chickens are a threatened American breed on the Ark of Taste`s heritage list. If you raise them you get great feathers, eggs, meat, and you help preserve a dieing breed.
Country Life - Chickens
DIY Garlic Oil Supplement for Healthy Backyard Chickens :: Five Little Homesteaders
4 Benefits to a Mixed Flock of Backyard Chickens
vintage chicken breeds poster ... also songbirds, fruits, and more ... site has lots of great free printables of ALL kinds
Yellow Birch Hobby Farm: Chickens: Top Breeds for Cold Weather
Icelandic chickens are a breed of chicken from Iceland.
Raise Chickens on a Budget - If you're looking to raise chickens on a budget, there's a few things you can do to keep your cost to a minimum.
Libby Cole - for when you have backyard chickens. (ps this is the most hysterical etsy print shop EVER!) Etsy - Linedraw
DIY grazing boxes make for happy hens. They're a great way to save on the cost of raising backyard chickens (and other poultry), too!
Whimsical chicken coop sitting on the corner of an industrial complex in Syosset NY.