August 11, 2020
Can baby chicks get too much chick grit?
One customer's story of too much chick grit.... Too much chick grit can be harmful to your newly delivered flock. One of our customers, Cindy (not her real name) excitedly picked up her peeping balls of fluff from the post office. She quickly took them home and settled them in their new brooder. They all […]
October 25, 2018
Chicken Vent Gleet: An Icky, Sticky Problem
As a My Pet Chicken Customer Service Rep, I receive health-related questions from y'all almost daily. A common question is about what appears to be a pasty butt in older chickens. In my experience, this is usually a case of "vent gleet," so I wanted to share what I know about it with you. A […]