October update 2018

The berry tree is bare and the ground is scattered with dried leaves sprinkled with frost before the morning sun. Some of the hens are rather bare too and the runs are littered with feathers. This month hasn't been very eventful due to the short, cold days and sadly I discovered pepper in the coop …

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September update 2018;

September started off with pixie our 2, nearly 3 year old cockerel turning a shade of blue in his face and wattles. His comb shrunk which shows lack of oxygen circulation meaning a fault in the heart. I hoped he'd get better and added some vitamin drips to the water but on the 6th I …

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February update 2018

As the winter morning sun rises it brings hope of a warm spring soon to commence. The chickens have thoroughly enjoyed the sunrise on a frosty day and can be found sunbathing during the morning. Belle preening in the rays of winter sun light.As the days are getting longer we've had a few chickens coming …

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January update 2018

Winter slowly winds down into spring but still there is no sign of yellow daffodils or the humming of bees but snuggled away in the playhouse coop sits gremlin as she lays her first egg! During this month she's laid roughly 12 eggs but unlike a usual silkie she's not broody yet but I'm secretly …

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