How to hatch eggs under a broody hen 

So I've just had someone who's about to collect some eggs from our pet flock to hatch under her broody so I thought I can make a blog post to help them and other people when they decide to satisfy there stubborn broody hen. So here's a step to step guide... Move your hen into …

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Our hens are happy in their run and whenever I get the chance I let them out into the garden to have a dust bathe and just generally enjoy themselves while destroying the garden in the process! But it's important to keep your birds wether it be chickens, quail or any other poultry occupied. If …

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Mites and lice

The weather gets warmer and you might start worrying about mites and lice. Here's what you need to know so you can fight these little bugs! First things first what are mites? They're little grey parisites that sometimes decide they want to invest your coop and disrupt your flock. As your birds go to roost …

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3 common problems in young chicks.

It's half way through spring and many of us expanding our flocks may have little chicks snuggled under a brooder or with a mother hen, if your wondering how to incubate eggs then search hatching chicks into the serch bar on our page. Otherwise here are 3 common problems you may need to resolve when …

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