Fly High Buttercup

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Today we lost Buttercup. She was one of the group of 12 hens that we named ‘The Laurels’ that were re-homed in May 2017 and she had over 400 days with us. Buttercup was returned to us at a re-homing because the people that originally took her didn’t want her due to her crossed-over beak. […]

The Laurels 1 Year Henniversary

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A milestone today as The Laurels reached 1 year with us. This is the group of 12 hens we re-homed in May 2017, named after Laurel, and a few weeks ago we were hopeful that all 12 would make it to this stage but sadly we lost 4 from this group recently, so today was […]

The Laurels 6 Month Henniversary

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A milestone today as The Laurels reached 6 months with us. These are the group of 12 hens we re-homed in May, named after Laurel, a very special hen who passed away at the end of last year. Whilst we’d like all of the hens we re-home to live a long life, the reality is […]

One Coop, 19 Hens

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For the last week we’ve been encouraging all of the hens to sleep together in the main coop. The Laurels have the opportunity to go upstairs with the other hens at night, and of the 10 that can do this (Lupin and Petal still sleep in the house!), slowly, more of them have been doing […]