Birds / Poultry Health

Keeping Chickens as Pets

In recent years, one sort of pet has seen its popularity surge. Chickens as pets are, according to a recent survey, now the sixth most popular pet in the country – just behind rabbits, and ahead of Guinea pigs. If you’re keeping chickens, or you’re…

Red Mites in Hens

Red Mites are a common problem associated with hens. The mites live within cracks and crevices within the hen house and come out at night to feed on the hens. Until they have fed they appear as small specks of grey dust but once they…

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