Onagadori rare chicken breed

Rare Chicken Breeds: The World’s Most Fascinating & Unusual Poultry

Have you ever wondered about the amazing and unusual breeds of chickens hiding just out of sight?  With eye-catching feathers, exciting stories, and origins worldwide, these rare chicken breeds invite you to uncover the secrets of heritage poultry. Keep reading, and you’ll find yourself on an incredible adventure full of interesting chickens and mysteries waiting … Read more

french black chicken marans chicken hen

French Black Copper Marans: Friendly Chickens With Unique Eggs

Gather ’round, my fellow poultry enthusiasts, for today, we embark on a captivating journey through the wonderful world of the French Black Copper Marans chicken breed.  With their striking appearance and penchant for producing the most delightful dark chocolate eggs, these fancy fowls have become a sensation among backyard chicken keepers and breeders. Hailing from … Read more

pothos houseplant and cat

10 Beautiful Household Plants That Are Toxic for Cats

Cats chewing on and eating plants is a natural behavior from the grass outside to your household plant life. It’s instinctual. So it’s imperative to know which houseplants are safe and which are toxic.  Toxicity can manifest as stomach issues such as nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. But can also cause fatal poisoning of your cat. … Read more

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Are Dyed Easter Eggs Safe To Eat? How to Keep Them Safe & Delicious!

Easter is about epic family get-togethers, #fun activities, and insta-worthy decorated eggs. So, let’s be real, dyeing hard-boiled eggs in all the rainbow colors is pretty much the Easter tradition. But that begs the question: are dyed Easter eggs safe to eat? Whether it’s safe to chow down on these eggs depends on a few things – … Read more

ayam cemani

Feathers of Gold: The World’s Most Expensive Chicken Breed

When it comes to chicken breeds, there are a wide variety of options to choose from. From egg-laying varieties to those bred for their meat, there is a chicken breed to suit every need. But when it comes to pure luxury and exclusivity, one breed stands above the rest: the Ayam Cemani. Introduction To Ayam … Read more

cat wondering if cat palm is safe for cats.

Is Cat Palm Safe for Cats… Are Cat Palms Toxic? (Answered)

Cat Palms (chamaedorea cataractarum), also known as Cataract Palms, are trendy houseplants and can be found in many people’s homes. You may assume that because of the plant’s name, it is suitable for cat owners!  But is this true? Is Cat Palm safe for cats? Spoiler alert; yes, they are safe for cats. However, we’ll … Read more

hatching chicken eggs with the warm water trick

Warm Water Trick For Hatching Eggs: Step-By-Step Guide

Regardless of which came first, you need both a chicken and an egg to hatch a chick. Right?  Well, not exactly. If your barnyard lacks a broody hen, there are a few other ways to hatch chicken eggs. Incubators are the most common and reliable way to hatch chickens without a sitting hen. But if … Read more

sapphire olive egger chicken breed

Sapphire Olive Egger: The Friendly Chicken That Lays Green Eggs

Sapphire Olive Egger chickens produce beautiful olive-colored eggs – sometimes over 200 per year! However, you won’t always find these egglayers for sale in hatcheries.  Want to add these olive orbs to your eggscape? Here’s the scoop on the new bird in the coop.  How To Hatch Sapphire Olive Egger Chickens&Nbsp; As the name suggests, … Read more

white cat wondering, are snake plants toxic to cats?

Are Snake Plants Toxic to Cats? Safe or Poisonous? (Solved)

Snake plants or Mother-in-Law’s Tongues (Dracaena trifasciata, syn. Sansevieria trifasciata) are familiar and highly popular houseplants, decorating homes, offices, and indoor spaces everywhere. They are beloved for their easy care, striking looks, and reputation for improving air quality. But you may wonder, “are Snake plants toxic to cats?”. Let’s get right into it. Answered: Are … Read more