A Chicken’s Quirky Vision

If chickens sometimes act in quirky ways, it may be because of their vision


It’s easy for people to assume that animals see things the way we do, but that’s not the case  Animal vision varies greatly  Like most birds, chickens see the world differently than their human caretakers


Anyone who has filled an empty bird feeder is often surprised to see chickadees, nuthatches, and other wild birds almost immediately flap in for lunch How do they know delicious seeds are in a feeder that has been empty for several days? Chickens do the same thing Open the back door with