Continuing and Innovative Education: Continuing & Innovative Education presents Informal Classes
Continuing and Innovative Education presents Informal Classes The University of Texas at Austin
Theresa Zelasko Instructor:
Theresa Zelasko

Backyard Chicken Keeping

Interested in keeping chickens? This introductory class will give you an overview of varieties of chicken breeds, how and where to get them,  the basics of caring for chicks and hens, security issues, ideas for coops, chicken hygiene and maintenance.

Chickens are wonderful creatures who come in a variety of shapes, colors, and sizes, who provide fresh eggs and contribute to the well-being of your backyard ecosystem. After taking this class, you’ll have the information you need to decide whether or not backyard chicken keeping is for you.

This is one of Theresa’s happy hens!


Please bring materials to take notes. Instructor will provide handouts.

Class #: IC15696