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Interesting Facts About Chicken Eyesight

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Interesting Facts About Chicken Eyesight

Do your chickens recognize Fido? Have you ever noticed that your chickens are fine around the family pets, but when a new dog or cat comes around they act a little skittish? That’s because chickens have full-color vision and can recognize around 100 different faces, including our family pets. In fact, along with the same color vision that humans have, chickens are tetrachromatic, which means they also have the ability to see ultraviolet light! This helps them find shiny objects like berries, seeds, and bugs and allows a mother hen to detect which of her chicks is the healthiest since...

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