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Exclusive interview with Jamieleigh from the Youtube channel “BirdTricks”

Photography by Rachael Baker Photography   How an… Read More

Help, my chicken keeps flying away!

It's nice to have chickens in your garden but they need to stay there! Seeing them fly away and attempting to catch them again i… Read More

Competition Winners

In December, Santa Barbara and her team of Elves helped us say a big thank you to our pets and all they have helped us through i… Read More

Do Dogs Laugh?

Photo by Jane Duursma on Unsplash Many dog owners believe their dogs enjoy a good laugh. Check out YouTube, where there i… Read More

Why do guinea pigs popcorn?

[caption id="attachment_8609" align="alignright" width="910"] Photos by Photoholgic on Unsplash[/caption] When a guinea pig i… Read More

How to Keep Your Dog Cool in Hot Weather

Just like humans', dogs' opinions on hot weather vary. Some absolutely worship the sun and will take any opportunity to find a… Read More

Omlet Holiday Animal Quiz: Are you an Expert?

Photo by Jasmin Schuler on Unsplash Holiday Animal Quiz: Can you Identify the roles of these animals in these holiday movie fav… Read More

Dogs and Swimming Pools

While it’s true that most dogs can swim, not all of them actually enjoy it. Some dogs’ idea of swimming involves paddling … Read More

10 Tips to Help Your Pet Have an Amazing Christmas Break

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Why Are Black Cats Said to be Unlucky?

In Britain, the fact that black cats are considered unlucky is a complete reversal of the original belief that black cats we… Read More

Can different chicken breeds get along?

All different breeds of chicken have been developed from the same ancestor, the Asian Jungle Fowl, and so most chickens get … Read More

What You Need to Know About Avian Flu 2020

Avian Flu is an issue that affects all chicken keepers. Efforts to contain the virus never result in its eradication, and th… Read More

Last Order Dates for Delivery Before Christmas!

For delivery in time for Christmas, please ensure you have placed your order by the below date. Please be advised problems wit… Read More

10 Things Humans Do that Cats Hate

While all cats are different, there are certain traits common to most felines. Most cats, for example, are united in the thing… Read More

How to Catch a Chicken

Photo by Jim Tegman on Unsplash Only very tame pet hens enjoy being picked up. Most chickens find the whole procedure stressf… Read More

How to Care for an Older Dog

Photos by Tadeusz Lakota on Unsplash In many ways dogs age in similar ways to humans. Older dogs have less energy, lose some … Read More

Moving House with Chickens

Moving house is stressful for everyone involved – and that includes pets and chickens. As far as your hens are concerned, th… Read More

How Long Can I Leave My Chickens Alone for?

As with all pets, you as the owner have the main responsibility for making sure the animals are safe and happy. That means tha… Read More

Cats and Stress – Why It Happens and How to Spot It

Photos by Tatiana Rodriguez on Unsplash Humans stress about w… Read More

What Are Red Mites, and Why Are They a Chicken Keeper’s Worst Nightmare?

It’s red, it looks like a spider, it lives in huge colonies, a… Read More