So, Can Chickens Eat Dairy?

chickens eating cheese

If you own chickens, you certainly know by now what adventurous eaters they are. There doesn’t seem to be anything they will not eat, or at least try to eat! Every kind of meat, veggie, fruit, seed, and more will all be on the menu at some point. They will even eat dog food! But … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Cabbage?

chicken eating cabbage

Chickens love all kinds of veggies, including a bunch that people eat. This makes it easy to give them the occasional treat or scrap leftover from your meals. One of the most popular vegetables all over the world is cabbage. Chances are you have cabbage from time to time and have probably wondered if you … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Dates?

a few chickens enjoying some dates

Dates are one of the most delectable and delicious fruits around, especially when dried. These succulent morsels are wonderful as a snack, in salads, and as an ingredient in sweet or savory dishes. If you have chickens, you know they are always ready to try new foods. So what about dates? Can chickens eat them? … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Grapes?

a rooster eating grapes

On a hot day or whenever you want juicy, sweet refreshment, fresh grapes are one of the best things you could reach for. If you have chickens, they could probably stand a little something to get through a hot day as well. You already know what greens they prefer, but how about grapes? Can you … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Cucumbers?

chicken eating cucumber and carrot

Chickens are known for eating just about anything they can reach or catch. Bugs, seeds, nuts, fruits, veggies- nothing is off the table. In fact, chickens can eat many things that come off of your table. Giving your chickens some spare produce from your kitchen is a great way to add variety to their diet … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Blueberries?

chickens eating blueberries

There is hardly anything more appealing to eat than a perfectly ripe blueberry. The intense flavor, the delicate sweetness and the beautiful color all come together to create a work of art that is as delicious as it is stunning. You might enjoy blueberries or not, but it makes you wonder if your chickens do, … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Broccoli?

chicken eating broccoli

Part of the fun of owning chickens is seeing how they show interest in a wide variety of foods, including some items from your own kitchen. Any time you have leftover veggies, there is a good chance your chickens will enjoy finishing it off for you. Broccoli is one such veggie that might not be … Read more

So, Are Rabbit Scratches Dangerous?


Rabbit scratches can be a common issue for many people who own pet rabbits. Despite their adorable good looks and gentle demeanor, rabbits do have claws and can scratch with them. Some people have gone so far as to raise the alarm about specific risks to people who are scratched by rabbits. Sounds serious! Are … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Almonds?

hen eating almonds

Chickens, like most birds, love all sorts of seeds and nuts. People also like to snack on seeds and nuts, and since the almond is one of the most commonly cultivated “nuts” (actually a seed) it makes sense that some owners would think to feed their beloved birds a treat from their own supply. But … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Avocado?

chicken eating avocado slices

Chickens, as most of their owners know, are omnivorous, and enjoy eating all kinds of meats, fruits, and veggies. One of the most enjoyable things about having a flock of your own is seeing how they react to various kinds of produce. Your birds will often enjoy an exotic treat on occasion from your own … Read more

So, Can Chickens Eat Grape Vines?

a rooster eating some grape vines

Most chicken owners already know that there are birds that enjoy the occasional bit of fruit, and one of the most popular among many chickens seems to be grapes. But how about the rest of the plants that they grow on, specifically the vines? Can chickens eat grape vines? Yes, chickens may safely eat grape … Read more

So, Can Goats Eat Popcorn?

a goat having some popcorn

If you have goats, you already know they can eat all sorts of plant matter, but you have probably come upon an occasion where you’d like to share something you are snacking on with them. This is usually a bad idea since most animals can’t have people’s food, but every once in a while we … Read more

So, Can Goats Eat Blueberries?

a goat eating some blueberries

Ounce per ounce, blueberries are one of the most nutritious fruits that we might eat on a daily basis. It makes perfect sense that we might want our animals to take advantage of those health benefits, assuming we can add them safely to their usual diet. So how about it? Can goats safely eat blueberries? … Read more