May 2022 Hybrid Delivery

Our May delivery of hybrids arrived last Wednesday 4th May they are a mix of 16-20 week old hens some have now come into lay, so we are getting a number of pullet eggs. (small, extra-rich eggs laid by young chickens) We have had a busy first week and the hens are selling well, saying […]

First Hybrid Delivery of 2022

The season has started … Our first delivery of hybrids for 2022 arrived yesterday 2nd March 2022. I do have a lot of this delivery already reserved so if you are interested in getting hens now then let me know as I don’t think they will be around for long. Prices start from £24 – […]

New to Chicken keeping …

We have, over the years, run chicken keeping courses for beginners and everyone that attends receives an A5 booklet on what coops they need, which chickens to buy, what to feed then and general how to look after their new additions, so we have attached the leaflet below for you to download … Worth a […]

New Year – New Signs for our chicken coops

One of my Christmas presents from last year were signs for all our coops – so every coop has a special name … So we have names for our Chicken Sitting Coops – HEN HOTEL, THE CHICK INN and CLUCKINGHAM PALACE as you can see we have 2 coops full this weekend (18-19 January 20) […]

Its that time of year – Moulting

So this morning I did my usual check and clean of the chickens to find that my lovely cheeky pekins are starting their annual moult ! Don’t panic when your chickens start losing their feathers. Moulting is a normal and natural process of shedding feathers and re-growing them that all chickens go through. The best […]

Keeping your Chickens Cool

As we are experiencing consistently high summer temperatures this can cause chickens to suffer from heat stress, overheating, or even stop their egg laying process.  Cold water is essential and will regulate the chicken’s body temperature and keep them nice and cool. Offer frozen treats. One of my favourite ways to help my girls cool off and treat them at the […]