• Preparing your Coop for Cold Weather

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Nov 07, 2018
    Preparing your Coop for Cold Weather

    As the days get shorter and the nights get cooler, it's time to start getting our chicken coops ready for the approachin

  • Why are my Chickens losing their Feathers? Chicken Molting Explained

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Nov 02, 2018
    Why are my Chickens losing their Feathers? Chicken Molting Explained

    Is your young flock suddenly losing all their feathers? Fear not! It's a normal part of chicken life that happens every

  • Poultry Feeders and Waterers: Which is Best?

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Oct 26, 2018
    Poultry Feeders and Waterers: Which is Best?

    There are many types of feeders and water founts, also called drinkers, for poultry. From traditional hanging varieties

  • Addressing Behavioral Problems in Chickens

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Oct 15, 2018
    Addressing Behavioral Problems in Chickens

    Does your backyard flock have behavioral issues? Are you looking for solutions? Here is a list of common poultry behavio

  • The Deep Litter Method

    • By Rachel & Landon
    • Sep 12, 2018
    The Deep Litter Method

    Photo cred: Anna Are you looking for a better bedding management system for your coop? Do you have a garden? Check out

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • 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,