Metzger's Country Store: Blog Channelhttp://metzgerscountrystore.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/98000/98881/thumb_metz_logo.pngMetzger's Country Storehttp://metzgerscountrystore.comen-USCopyright 2017, Metzger's Country StoreMon, 26 Jun 2017 06:33:06 -0400Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:33:06 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comSafety Tips For Camping With Your Petblog_493441497524400http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/49344/safety-tips-for-camping-with-your-petCamping is one of the best ways to get the whole family immersed in the great outdoors. Fortunately, it's also an activity that can also be enjoyed by your beloved family pet.BlogsThu, 15 Jun 2017 07:00:00 -0400Nutrition Your Cattle Needsblog_493401496289600http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/49340/nutrition-your-cattle-needsGood nutrition is essential for the health of your herd, but there are many different factors that affect what nutrition your cattle need. By understanding your cattle's needs, you can adjust their diet to offer them the best possible feed in different situations.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Best Practices When Feeding a Bird Suetblog_484441494820800http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/48444/best-practices-when-feeding-a-bird-suetSuet is a rich energy source ideal for many birds, especially during migration when birds need more fuel to complete their journeys or in winter when they convert the calories to essential body heat.BlogsMon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Why A Rabbit Is The Perfect Pet For The Family!blog_484481493611200http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/48448/why-a-rabbit-is-the-perfect-pet-for-the-familyI remember growing up as a child I always wanted a pet rabbit. Let's face it, who wouldn't. Rabbits were soft, easy to care for, and each one kind of reminded you of Bugs Bunny from the cartoon which of course, was a big plus.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Deworming Your Cattleblog_478291492228800http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/47829/deworming-your-cattleWhen your cattle herd has problems with tape worms, it can wreak havoc with their digestion systems. Knowing what to do about it can save you a lot of problems in the long haul.BlogsSat, 15 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Adding New Chicks to Your Flockblog_478321491019200http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/47832/adding-new-chicks-to-your-flockWhether you need to replace aging hens, want to increase the diversity of your poultry or just need a few more chickens to meet your needs or increase your profits, you must take great care when adding new chicks to your flock.BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Preparing for Chicks: Setting Up Your Brooderblog_469091489575600http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/46909/preparing-for-chicks-setting-up-your-brooderSpring is chick season. Whether you are just starting a flock, increasing the numbers of chickens you keep or bringing new breeds home to try. Your brooder is critical to give for your chicks security, warmth and shelter they need for their earliest days.BlogsWed, 15 Mar 2017 07:00:00 -0400Grooming Tips: How to Shed Out Your Horse's Winter Coatblog_469101488369600http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/46910/grooming-tips-how-to-shed-out-your-horses-winter-coatYour horse's winter coat provides essential protection from frigid temperatures, biting winds and snow and ice. When the temperatures rise, breezes turn balmy and the rains warm up with spring, however, that same coat can be uncomfortable and unsightly as it begins to shed.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 07:00:00 -0500Tips for Creating a Living Space for your Baby Chicksblog_190921487160000http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/19092/tips-for-creating-a-living-space-for-your-baby-chicksNewly hatched chicks, ducklings, goslings and turkey poults require that their very basic needs for shelter, warmth, food and water be met in order to survive. Good care and management with a bit of TLC will go a long way in providing a healthy start for your young flock.BlogsWed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00:00 -0500My Dog Has Worms – What Should I Do?blog_462531485950400http://metzgerscountrystore.com/blog/article/46253/my-dog-has-worms-what-should-i-doWorms are common parasites that infect dogs, causing everything from mild discomfort and illness to severe reactions and death. Quickly recognizing the signs of worms and taking appropriate treatment steps is essential to keep your dog in good health.BlogsWed, 01 Feb 2017 07:00:00 -0500