The Omlet Blog

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Understanding the Pecking Order in Chickens

A flock of chickens can easily give the impression of peace and equality. But it’s not like that at all! Every flock of hens,… Read More

Can Rabbits Swim?

Rabbit owners often ask us if pet bunnies can swim. The answer is yes – but in many ways, it’s the wrong question. If you … Read More

Why Your Pets Need A Caddi

Here's why the Caddi is the perfect choice for your treat-loving pets… The Caddi Treat Holder decreases the rate at whi… Read More

How to Protect Your Chickens from Red Mite

The Red Mite Problem Red mites, or Dermanyssus gallinae, are without a doubt backyard chicken keepers' worst enemies! They ar… Read More

How Rabbits Show Love and Affection

Some pets are pretty obvious with the way they show love and affection. A dog might be the best example of this; with a wagg… Read More

Best Dog Breeds for First Time Owners

When choosing a dog – especially if it’s your first one – the key is to find a breed that complements your lifestyle. Li… Read More

20 Signs That You’re Spoiling Your Dog

[one_half]  [/one_half] [one_half last]  [/one_half] [clear] Whether it’s homemade treats, new toys or a long game … Read More

How Our Pets Saved Us in Lockdown

2020 has certainly been an unusual year for most of us so far. Here at Omlet we’ve been working from home since the end of M… Read More

Why Do Chickens’ Legs Not Get Cold In Winter?

Watching chickens scratch at the frozen ground or strut through … Read More

How Should Chicken Eggs Be Stored?

We are all used to the idea of fresh food being clean and chilled, so surely the best method of storing eggs is to wash and re… Read More

How Can I Keep My Pet Rabbits Warm In The Winter?

Many people bring their pet rabbits indoors during the winter months. That’s certainly one way of helping them cope with the c… Read More

10 Cat Hacks All Cat Owners Should Know

1. If you have problems with your cat eating their food too quickly, try changing their food bowl to a larger, shallow plate.… Read More

How the Eglu Keeps Your Chickens Warm in Winter

In winter, one of the biggest concerns we see from our customers is: “how well is the Eglu going to keep my chickens warm?”.… Read More

Choose The Right Cover For Your Run

We often get asked which is the best cover for an Eglu run to keep pets comfortable all year round. Read our simple guide belo… Read More

6 Ways Keeping Chickens Will Benefit Your Garden

1. Fertiliser Chicken manure is one of the best things you can use to improve the soil in your garden. Once composted, chicke… Read More

Snow Safety Tips for Pets

Snowy weather can bring great fun for all the family, but when it comes to our pets we need to take extra care to keep them … Read More

When is the Best Time to get a Cat?

There is only one universal rule when it comes to good timing with a new cat. Avoid introducing the furry newcomer when there… Read More

10 Things Not to Do in Winter if You’re a Chicken Keeper

1. Don’t shut your chickens in their coop Chickens are buil… Read More

Could You Be The Next Omlet Ambassador? Hear What It’s Like!

If you own and love an Omlet product and like talking to other… Read More

Cat Tail Facts

A cat’s signature move is the slinky walk with an upright tail. Intriguingly, no other cat species walks like this, and it i… Read More