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Friday, September 7, 2018

Chickens, as well as turkeys, gamebirds and other poultry can be affected by Newcastle Disease

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Livestock
Monday, September 23, 2019

Electric fencing can provide valuable extra protection for your poultry

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Welfare
Monday, July 16, 2018

Recipe for success: Kim Stoddart looks at some of the best feed choices for laying hens

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Nature
Monday, July 16, 2018

If you have to move your flock, Julie Moore has some practical advice

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Welfare
Monday, July 16, 2018

Susie Kearley investigates how chickens can help in the therapeutic process

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Nature
Monday, July 16, 2018

Is it normal for chickens to pant during hot weather?

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Nature
Monday, July 16, 2018

When prevention is better than cure

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Welfare
Monday, July 16, 2018

The ebullient Rachel Misra runs a boarding service for chicken owners who jet off on holiday. Susie Kearley pays her a visit

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Welfare
Friday, June 8, 2018

Julie Moore takes a look at how the pecking order is established

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Welfare
Friday, June 8, 2018

Charlotte’s hens were born under a wandering star

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Nature
Friday, June 8, 2018

Anne Perdeaux gives ideas on what to do with your egg-cess produce

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Nature
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

In our second extract from her book How To Speak Chicken, writer Melissa Caughey considers play, trauma and loss

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Welfare
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

There are many garden gremlins but chickens are the worst!

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Nature
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Ex-pat Janine Marsh’s nomad chickens go walkabout

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Nature
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Kim Stoddart takes a look at the more naturally-minded products available to buy for poultry

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Nature
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

David Herbert, of Hermit Crab Egg, tells how he got back on his feet after his poultry were killed

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Welfare
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Julie Moore takes a look at the good, the bad and the ugly

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Welfare
Monday, April 16, 2018

A guide to getting help with your chickens when you go away, with Julie Moore

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Welfare
Monday, April 16, 2018

Hamish Mackie’s sculpture work is internationally renowned. Jeremy Hobson finds out more

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Nature
Monday, April 16, 2018

Are chickens music fans? Michelle Dunn investigates…

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Nature
Monday, April 16, 2018

Michelle Dunn explains why some cockerels are aggressive, and some downright docile…

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Welfare
Monday, April 16, 2018

We feature a budding poultry star who is just seven years old

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Nature
Monday, April 16, 2018

A great new book about chickens includes a fascinating section about their emotional life. How To Speak Chicken is by Melissa Caughey. Here are some extracts...

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Welfare
Friday, March 16, 2018

The right run: Andy Cawthray advises on the best way to create a chicken run

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Nature
Friday, March 16, 2018

Answered by poultry vet Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS

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Welfare
Friday, March 16, 2018

One gets going, then the other takes up the challenge.

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Lifestyle
Friday, March 16, 2018

Try our great poultry bedding competition: 10 winners!

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Competition
Friday, March 16, 2018

It is time to end male chick culling, says Jane Howorth, founder of the British Hen Welfare Trust

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Welfare
Friday, March 16, 2018

Adding new chickens to an existing flock can be a worrying process. Will they bring in disease? What if there is open warfare? How long will it take for them all to settle down?

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Welfare
Friday, March 16, 2018

Meet the egg man, award winning egg exhibitor David Herbert

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Nature
Monday, January 22, 2018

Poultry keepers must observe strict biosecurity

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Nature
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Homoeopathy can have remarkable success as a health treatment for chickens, says Julie Moore

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Nature
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

We have teamed up with Hentastic to offer five treat bundles each valued at more than £55

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Competition
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

A former pop star has adopted some ex-battery hens and become a supporter of the British Hen Welfare Trust. The charity talked to him about his chickens

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Welfare
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Charlotte is given two Marans to add to her flock

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Welfare
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Health questions answered by poultry vet Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS

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Nature
Thursday, November 16, 2017

How can henkeepers help to keep their birds safe and minimise the risk of contracting and spreading disease? Grant Brereton spoke to our poultry vet, Victoria Roberts

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Care
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Chickens can take a while to think outside the box...

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Husbandry
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Jeremy Hobson discovers the potential value of chicken keeping for children affected by autism and Asperger’s Syndrome

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Lifestyle
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Chicken poo can tell you a great deal about the birds’ health

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Welfare
Friday, October 13, 2017

New henkeeper Vikki Smith, from Cirencester, shared her reflections on her new hobby…

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Nature
Friday, October 13, 2017

Your health questions answered by poultry vet Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS

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Welfare
Friday, October 13, 2017

Milly the ex-bat has created her own little sanctuary

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Nature
Friday, October 13, 2017

Last month Julie Moore gave advice on how to have fun photographing your chickens. This month, we feature some of Julie’s own superb chicken photos

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Lifestyle
Friday, October 13, 2017

A solitary chicken and a lonely duck find solace together…

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Nature
Friday, October 13, 2017

Decorate your eggs for Christmas – it’s fun and they look great! Julie Moore shows you how

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Nature
Friday, October 13, 2017

Julie Moore shows you how to give your birds a very thorough check to ensure they are in good health

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Welfare
Friday, September 15, 2017

Martin Gurdon suffers several distressing losses to his flock

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Welfare
Friday, September 15, 2017

Mother Hens can behave in very different ways, writes Michelle Dunn

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Welfare
Friday, September 15, 2017

Jeremy Hobson, Grant Brereton and Andy Cawthray debate the price of chickens

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Lifestyle

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