Chicken Coops Anthony NM

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Petvorous Grooming Shop
(915) 566-1125
3301 N. Piedras Suite D
El Paso, TX
Description
Free pickup and delivery anywhere inside of Loop 375. Prices starting at $27.

Barbara's In Home Grooming
(915) 867-6746
10701 Vista Del Sol
El Paso, TX
Description
I am commited to making your pet happy. I go out of my way to your home to groom your beloved pet. I am available monday through friday. I specialize in grooming the older dogs.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Exotic Animal Grooming Services

Paw Prints Grooming
(915) 751-2844
9787 Mccombs St
El Paso, TX
 
Libbys Dog Grooming
(915) 821-3004
4525 Sun Valley Dr
El Paso, TX
 
Pauls Grooming Shop
(915) 581-3118
5200 N Mesa St
El Paso, TX
 
Avon's Groom Room
(915) 543-9433
3233 N. Mesa #209
El Paso, TX
Description
A full service salon offering grooming in a friendly and enjoyable atmosphere. We try to ensure every pet an enjoyable experience. Open Mon.-Sat. Closed Sun. and Tues. We also pick up and deliver.

Paws and Tails Day Camp
(915) 219-9074
1863 Glen Campbell
El Paso, TX
Description
Our staff of loving and caring specialist will care for pets while you are away. We offer all the amenities of home with daily walks along with fun filled actives. Plus theres NO CAGES!!!We also offer grooming services,so your best pal will be looking his/her best just for you.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services

Pj's Grooming
(915) 755-0005
9747 Dyer St
El Paso, TX

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Pampered Pet Grooming Salon
(915) 751-3660
9201 Dyer St Ste E
El Paso, TX

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Doggy Dearest Grooming
(915) 585-0100
641 N Resler Dr
El Paso, TX
 
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Backyard Chickens - An Urban Farm Remodel?

You might be thinking, what does raising chicken have to do with home remodeling? Well if you want to add a "farm" feel to your urban (or not urban) home try adding some chickens and a fancy chicken coop to your yard. Urban chicken farming has become very popular in recent years....so join the trend and get fresh eggs. And you can say your yard is a farm!
 
Why raise chickens? Chickens provide you with a continuous supply of home grown, fresh eggs that are tasteful and nutritious. As well, they  produce quality, nitrogen-rich fertilizer and provide chemical-free bug and weed control. Chickens are also fairly easy and inexpensive to maintain. A hobby of tending chickens can give you that "back to nature" feel, is a great educational experience for your children, and can be just darn fun.
 
  Raising your own chickens means that they will be "free range" chickens; they roam around as they please and are not cramped in dark quarters like commercial chickens where they are inhumanely treated. You can also choose to raise your hens organically by feeding them organic feed only (no regular feed or animal by-products) and by not using any antibiotics except in extreme emergencies where the chicken's health is at risk.
 
   Before raising chickens, check your local chicken laws. Call your local animal control office or local municipality and ask what the laws are in your area regarding owning chickens. Some cities may limit the number of chickens you can have on a given amount of land. Four chickens should be sufficient for a steady supply of eggs.
 
   Next you will want to choose your chickens. You can buy grown chickens or you can raise them from chicks. Local Feed Stores often carry a variety of day old chicks around Spring time. You can also find local chicken farmers. Ask around at farmers markets, health food stores and feed supply stores. Check the classifieds for a livestock section in your newspaper or check online for chicken farmers. Chickens come in large sizes and "bantam" sizes. Bantam sizes are smaller chickens (like "toy" breeds for dogs), and are ideal to use for laying eggs. Larger hens are egg layers also as well as used for meat. Good choices of urban chickens are the Buff Orpington, Rhode Island Reds, Barred Plymouth Rocks and Cochin bantams. Your local chicken farmers will know the right breeds for your area's climate.
 
   Before you buy your chickens have their home and food ready for them. Chickens need room to roam and a shelter for laying eggs, sleeping and bad weather days. You can build a simple or elaborate coop. A good rule of thumb is about 2-3 square feet per chicken inside the hen house and 4-5 square feet per chicken in an outside run.  The coop should have a nesting box lined with straw where the hens can lay their eggs, and the floor of the coop should be lined with wood shavings like pine or cedar chips. If you ...

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