You get 5 stars from me just for doing it.
I liked the article but felt there was information missing that might help future Ex Batt keepers.
Making sure you can access vet care for chickens is a sensible thing to do before you get them.
I know BHWT can assist in this.
Feed the same feed if...
Doesn't get much better than this. Fabulous article.
The right medication (Metacam) The right syringe technique (disconnect the syringe body from the needle) Good obsevations on the causes of egg binding and very unusual, recognising where the egg is stuck.
I'm a bit of a softie so I feed...
I think this is the best article I've read on BYC this year. It's informative for all chicken keepers. There's interesting footage showing what feed pick up rate one can expect from an adult hen. I like the links. It's well written and deals with the subject in a humane, but realistic manner...
I realise that it's time consuming, but pictures of all of these raptors in flight might be helpful.
Falcons here (Spain) will make a dive for chicks and small juvenile chickens. Mostly they are unsuccessful but worth noting.
Otherwise a great idea for an article and well put together.