• Welcome to the Critter Blog!

    • By Maurice
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Welcome to the Critter Blog!

    Welcome to the Critter Blog! Hey there fellow-animal enthusiast. We are Critter Boutique, your online resource for all

  • What is SQF Certification?

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    What is SQF Certification?

    What does it mean to be SQF Certified? The SQF (Safe Quality Foods) Program is a standard for food safety that is re

  • Basic Chicken Terminology

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Basic Chicken Terminology

    Basic Chicken Terminology Bantam: A small chicken, usually a miniature version of a standard breed.Broiler: A fast grow

  • Chicken Keeping 101

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Chicken Keeping 101

    Are you getting started with chickens this Spring? Here are some of our best tips for raising baby chicks! Don't feel l

  • What Chicken Breed is Right for Me?

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    What Chicken Breed is Right for Me?

    The great thing about chickens is that you can customize your flock to whatever extent you like. If you want a uniform f

  • Best Practices for Nutritious, Tasty, Healthy Eggs

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Best Practices for Nutritious, Tasty, Healthy Eggs

    Once your girls are old enough to start laying, their nutrition will have a direct impact on your own, so it is importan

  • Designing and Building a Chicken Coop

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Designing and Building a Chicken Coop

    Chicken coops come in all different shapes, sizes, and colors. Some are simple and basic, others are wildly extravagant,

  • How to Predator Proof your Coop and Run

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    How to Predator Proof your Coop and Run

    The best thing you can do to protect your new pets (and investment) is predator proof their coop and run. Chickens are n

  • The Benefits of Feeding Mealworms

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    The Benefits of Feeding Mealworms

    Dried mealworms are a tasty, healthy treat for chickens and other birds. They are high in protein and fat, making a grea

  • Benefits of Feeding Wild Birds

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Benefits of Feeding Wild Birds

    Are you getting started with Backyard Birding?   Here are 8 benefits of feeding your feathered friends! Entertai

  • How to Raise Tame Chickens

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    How to Raise Tame Chickens

    Do you struggle with flighty chickens who aren't very personable? We have a lot of experience with this and are eager to

  • How to Get Started Birdwatching

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    How to Get Started Birdwatching

    Do you want take you bird watching game to the nest level? Look no feather, check out our video on how to get start with

  • Benefits of Urban Chicken Keeping

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Benefits of Urban Chicken Keeping

    At Critter Boutique, we love chickens! We believe they can add a great deal of fun and joy to our lives. If you are thin

  • Feeding Wild Birds Throughout the Year

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Feeding Wild Birds Throughout the Year

    Do you always get unlucky attracting wild birds? Here's a few tips to help you set up your bird feeder to get those beau

  • What ARE Mealworms, Anyway?

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    What ARE Mealworms, Anyway?

    Did you know that Mealworms are not actually worms at all? Check out this blog for more cool facts about your chicken's

  • All About Suet: How It's Made and Best Feeding Practices

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    All About Suet: How It's Made and Best Feeding Practices

    On our website we offer a lot of Suet-based products for your Wild Birds and Chickens. What is Suet exactly, you might a

  • Controlling Rats and Mice in the Coop

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Controlling Rats and Mice in the Coop

    Are you looking for a remedy for a rat problem? We've researched and field tested and have some advice to offer!   Ch

  • Keeping Squirrels Out of Your Feeders

    • By Rachel
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Keeping Squirrels Out of Your Feeders

    Are you struggling with keeping those pesky squirrels out of your bird feeders? We have some advice to share! There a

  • How to Handle Separation Anxiety in Dogs

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    How to Handle Separation Anxiety in Dogs

    Is your dog among many who suffer from separation anxiety? Check out some of these tips that are sure to help! Don't fe

  • Tips for Fostering Dogs

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Tips for Fostering Dogs

    Are you considering fostering a shelter dog or cat? Read below for some tips and suggestions! Don't feel like reading

  • Tips for Hiking with Dogs

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Tips for Hiking with Dogs

    Are you getting into hiking with your dog? Start here with our newest video of our best tips for hitting the trails with

  • Tips for Camping with Dogs

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    Tips for Camping with Dogs

    It's camping season! Are you new at camping with dogs, or are you an old pro? We hope this article will help you either

  • How to Road Trip with Dogs

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Jul 31, 2018
    How to Road Trip with Dogs

    Are you planning to embark on a road trip with your dog? Here are our best tips on how to make it happen smoothly. Don'