7 Tips To Keep Your Hens Safe This Winter
“Winter is a tricky time because you’re navigating through cold weather, wet weather, snowy weather – sometimes all in the same day. Over the years, I’ve come to realize that cold weather isn’t much of an issue with chickens….but cold WET weather can be deadly. More so than any other type of winter weather, freezing rain can devastate your flock. And chickens, unfortunately, don’t always have enough sense to keep out of freezing rain.”
Before we know it wintry weather will be here, so it’s a good idea to plan ahead for how you’ll protect your precious chickens when the weather turns nasty. Check out this helpful post from thefrugalchicken.com to learn how to keep your girls safe this winter. You and your hens will be glad you did.