Our little family would grow by the day if we A) had the funds and B) had the space! When Pearce and I moved in together, it wasn't long before we had a Syrian hamster called Remus (yes after Lupin!) who we loved dearly. He lived a long 3 and a half years, loved to … Continue reading Meet The Girls
Building the coop So! My Devon coop with double run came from chickencoopsdirect.com a couple of weeks ago - In about 6-8 large boxes. I live in a first floor flat, so the poor man who had to deliver it wasn't too impressed! But I sent him off with a coke for his troubles (albeit diet … Continue reading My coop customisation and protection
If you're keeping your chickens for meat and slaughter, I'd recommend not giving them a name as it is going to be sufficiently more difficult to sit down to your Sunday roast, knowing the meat you're eating was called Ethel. However, if you're keeping your chickens for the purpose of fresh eggs (which is what … Continue reading What to name your chickens?
The first thing I thought when I heard I had got my allotment was "CHICKENS!!" my brain was screaming it at the top of it's metaphorical lungs.