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Oh Lardy’s Guide to Keeping Backyard Chickens


Are You…

  • Wanting to have farm fresh eggs in your own backyard?
  • Looking to have a fun and easy pet that also provides you food?
  • Wanting to take control of where your food comes from?
  • Tired of poor quality eggs at your local grocery store?
  • Concerned about what you eat and what you eat eats?
  • Concerned about what you eat and what you eat eats?

We are so excited to present our e-book Oh Lardy’s Guide to Keeping Backyard Chickens to you! You will answer these questions and more!



Our guide to raising backyard chickens will help get you started.  Oh Lardy's Guide to Keeping Backyard Chickens covers everything from caring for chicks, to building a coop, eggs, feeding and caring for your hens. This book has everything you need to get started with building your own backyard flock.

In this PDF e-book, you will learn…

  • The benefits of keeping backyard chickens at your own home. 
  • How to get your backyard flock started with chicks and grow from there. 
  • How to feed and care for your chickens easily and with confidence. 
  • How to plan your brooder and your chicken coop to ensure a happy living space for your chickens. 
  • How to take care of chickens in a variety of climates, hot, cold, rainy, dry…you can have chickens pretty much anywhere!
  • and more!

Oh Lardy's Guide to Keeping Backyard Chickens - www.ohlardy.comWhat’s included:

This is a digital e-book, not a print book.

This e-book can be downloaded and read on your iPad, Kindle, smartphone, computer…almost any device!

You can read this e-book anytime, anywhere.

What readers are saying:

“Oh Lardy’s Guide to Keeping Backyard Chickens is an excellent resource for anyone who has been interested getting some of their own chickens. This book is concise, clear, and informative and speaks in a light-hearted voice. I would most definitely recommend this book prior to getting your chicks or chickens. It’s helpful in planning out your brooder, your coop, and what to expect from chicks to chickens! Don’t wait any longer to begin  a very entertaining adventure raising backyard chickens and getting fresh eggs daily! ” – Jackie Ritz, The Paleo Mama

“You won’t have any uncertainty about raising chickens after reading Oh Lardy’s Guide to Keeping Backyard Chickens! More people everyday are looking to get back to their roots and experience traditional living. The gorgeous pictures and easy-to-understand explanations of chicken care will turn any beginner into a seasoned expert! Raising & keeping backyard chickens will be a joy after you’ve read Oh Lardy’s fabulous tips!” – Danelle Wolford,Weed ‘em and Reap

“With the number of backyard chicken keepers growing faster than ever, this book couldn’t be more timely. Not only does it contain all the info that a prospective chicken owner will need to keep a safe and healthy flock, but the design and layout make it an absolute pleasure to read. A must-have for all chicken lovers!” – Jill Winger, The Prairie Homestead

“I really enjoyed this down-to-earth viewpoint on how surprisingly easy it is to raise backyard chickens. It’s an easy read, just like sitting down for coffee with a friend who doesn’t mind talking about chicken poop. I’ve had backyard chickens for almost 2 years and learned some great new information, including how to ferment chicken feed for nutrition during molting and what kinds of veggies NOT to feed my hens. Highly recommend this beautifully arranged and well-illustrated book for anyone at any level of raising a backyard flock!” – Jenny Bradford, Conscientious Confusion

Frequently Asked Questions

After your purchase has been completed, you will receive an automatic email containing a link to a page where you can download the eBook.

Sometimes these emails wind up in spam folders, instead of in your inbox. Before you worry that you didn’t get the email, make sure you take a good look at your spam folder first.

Also, if you are using Paypal to order, be sure to note the email address of the Paypal account you are using. The email automatically goes to that email address. If for some reason you do not have access to that Paypal email address, please email us at ohlardyblog at gmail dot com and we will email you the book.

Absolutely. But, note that eBooks are sold as .PDF files, and not in any specific eReader file type (each eReader uses a different file type, so it would be impossible for me to address all of the various devices and file types out there).

Most eReaders can accommodate these files, they just might not be perfectly formatted to look as good as a file that was made specifically for that device (for example, the font might be slightly small), but most of them should be readable regardless.

For the ones that aren’t, they can all still be read on your computer with the use of a Preview program, or whatever you usually use to view .PDF files.

For Kindle, you can use the “Send to Kindle” app. It works on PC or Mac. It can send the ebook (once it is downloaded) to your Kindle app on your Apple device (ie. iPad or iPhone), Android device, or Kindle. Visit this tutorial for further instructions.

First open up your purchase email and download the ebook onto your regular computer. Once this is done, then you can proceed to transfer it to your device(s).

For other e-book readers, you’ll have to do it however you normally do for that device. Usually this involves downloading them onto your computer first, then transferring the files via USB or WiFi to your device after they have been downloaded.

The link in your purchase email will be available to you to download 4 times.  Please download your e-book right away!

Our e-books are copyrighted. Your purchase does not entitle you to share the files or upload them anywhere online where others can access them.  Sharing e-books is theft and steals from the authors who work so hard to create these wonderful resources, so please make sure that you respect my copyright.

Yes, if you are not satisfied in any way with our e-book, you can request a refund within 30 days of purchase.  Email us at [email protected]

Do you still have questions?

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We would love to hear from you!

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