Keeping Chickens Book

Have you gotten your copy of our book Keeping Chickens? This well rounded collection of incredibly useful chicken knowledge is a must have for first time and seasoned flock owners!

Book Keeping Chickens by Mindie Dittemore

Whether you have chickens already or are just thinking of starting your own flock, this book is packed full of valuable information that will help you raise and maintain a happy, healthy flock. Not only will you learn the basics like how to pick the right breeds, how to house, feed, and care for your birds, but you will also find craft, gardening, and DIY projects that will make taking care of your flock fun and entertaining! The medical section will help you to troubleshooting flock issues and provides practical help in difficult situations. This 256 page book is easy to read and will become your go to reference book in your chicken keeping library.

You will find tons of information on:

  • Top breed picks for kids
  • What should be in a coop and how to clean the coop
  • Pros and cons of free range v. chicken coops
  • When to expect your first egg
  • How to train your chickens to be more friendly (and even do tricks!)
  • Easy egg recipes and creative chicken crafts!


You can purchase a copy online at

Or you can purchase an autographed copy from the author!

(U.S. address only)

Copies can also be purchased at farm stores and book stores.

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Chapters Include:

A Pet With Perks

Chicken Anatomy 101

Best Breeds For Your Backyard

Bringing Home Baby

From Fluffy Butts To Egg-Laying Machines

Home Tweet Home

Predators And Playtime

What’s For Dinner

All About Eggs

Is There A Doctor In The Coop?!

Behavior And Training

More Flock Fun!