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Winter Advice for Rabbit Owners

Posted on 9 November 2020 in Uncategorised.

When winter starts rolling around, it’s easy enough to keep ourselves warm inside the home – but what about our outdoor pets? Rabbits, as much as any creatures that live outside, are going to be susceptible to the cold. Therefore, it makes sense to try and make things as comfortable as possible for them. Have […]

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Chickens Should Avoid These Foods

Posted on 30 October 2020 in Keeping Chickens.

The problem with chickens is they will eat anything, but certain foods can be dangerous for a chicken to consume, even fatal. So take a look at some examples of foods that should be avoided.

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Top Tips for Choosing the Perfect Hutch for Your Rabbits

Posted on 31 August 2020 in Uncategorised.

It’s lovely having pet rabbits. And you will want to do what you can to make sure they are as comfortable as possible living in your household as part of the family. The hutch is where the bunny will be spending a lot of time so you must choose one that suits your rabbit well. So without further ado, let us look at some tips for choosing the perfect hutch.

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The Different Breeds of Chicken

Posted on 31 July 2020 in Keeping Chickens.

For most people, chickens are divided into a few camps; fried, roasted or nuggets, but we’re more interested in them pre-dinner. As we become more aware of where our food comes from, how it’s sourced and, more importantly, the way it’s reared, keeping chickens at home, either as pets or a source of eggs and meat is increasingly popular.

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6 Things To Consider When Buying A Chicken Coop For Your Chickens

Posted on 30 June 2020 in Chicken Coops.

Ok – so the time has come to set up a coop for your chickens and hens. But what should you be looking for? Do you already have a coop set up for your existing flock of fowl? Or, are you buying into a coop for the very first time? Regardless of the approach, it’s crucial to look for a coop design that’s not only comfortable for your chickens but which is practical for your needs, too.

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How to Raise Backyard Chickens

Posted on 29 May 2020 in Keeping Chickens.

There are a lot of great reasons why you should raise backyard chickens. Not only will you get a constant source of fresh eggs that you can eat or also sell if you choose but they’re also great for kids, teaching them about different animals. Not to mention the current difficulties of getting eggs!

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Caring For Chickens in Spring

Posted on 31 March 2020 in Keeping Chickens.

As a new season begins, in this case spring, some of you may be wondering about any precautions that you should take for your chickens. After all, the new season brings new factors, such as a change in weather. Although spring is not usually a season full of weather extremes, not too hot or too cold. There are still some issues that spring can bring up, which we will be exploring in this blog:

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How to Keep Your Rabbits Safe This Spring

Posted on 28 February 2020 in Uncategorised.

As a nation of animal lovers, we have been keeping our favourite dogs, cats, pigs, and even goats as pets for between 9,000 and 15,000 years. Domesticating these once wild animals into our daily lives has given us centuries of pleasure. Rabbits though were a little more stubborn. We have had these balls of fluff as pets for ‘only’ 1400 years.

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Keep Your Feathered Babies in a Clean Surrounding

Posted on 31 January 2020 in Keeping Chickens.

Keeping chickens is so satisfying, not only because of what they offer in return, but also because chickens make great pets, and keeping them can seriously calm your mind. For this reason, you should do your best to keep your feathered babies as happy as they can possibly be.

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How to Protect Chicken From Predators?

Posted on 30 December 2019 in Keeping Chickens.

If you own a flock of chicken, you already know how exciting it is to witness their growth and development. Nothing breaks your heart like losing chickens to predators, especially when you’ve done so much to raise them from a young age.

All in all, visits from intruders are inevitable and all you can do is put the right measures in place. The fear of intruders attacking your flock should not hold you back. It is possible to raise chickens safely, here are some tips that you will find useful.

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