Category Archives: Raising Livestock

How to Train a Chicken to Walk on a Harness and Leash

How to Train a Chicken to Walk on a Harness and Leash

How to train a chicken to walk on a harness and leash can happen if you have patience, you could actually train a chicken in week. If you thought it was not possible to train a chicken to want to walk on a leash you would be mistaken. Why ? Well, we all have our different reasons but we can share the desire to make an outing as safe as possible…. maybe to educate children, trip to the vet or just parade your fowl.

How to Train a Chicken to Walk on a Harness and Leash
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A How To Guide to Slaughtering Rabbits

A How To Guide to Slaughtering Rabbits

This article contains graphic pictures, if seeing a rabbit killed and processed will bother you please do not go to the page. How to guide to slaughtering rabbits. Raising rabbits as livestock is quite a bit different than having bunnies as pets. While rabbits may seem like they would not make a good choice as…Continue Reading

Alternative Feeds for Hungry Homesteading Animals

Alternative Feeds for Hungry Homesteading Animals

These alternative feeds for hungry homesteading animals are other options besides expensive recommended feeds and they are equally as beneficial to your animals. Drought, being frugal, or just plain hard times can bring out the resourceful nature of a homesteader to get by. The livestock animals are very important to any homestead because they feed…Continue Reading