Saving Money Tips for chicken keepers

by Linda
(Suffolk)

Tips for saving money and for healthy chickens:


A dose of apple cider vinegar in the water once a week helps to keep chickens healthy (the cheap horsey one works just as good as the more expensive ones)

Eye infections try bathing with cold tea first - worked for us and much cheaper than Tylan and a trip to the Vets(which didn't work).
Blocked crop - Natural yoghurt and/or a drop of olive oil and garlic and a massage 2 -3 times a day.

Also a friend of mine uses oddments left over in herb and spice jars to add to her hens food when she buys replacements and swears its what keeps her hen healthy!

http://www.my-chicken-house.com

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