Rays of Sunshine

I like the title of this post. It describes something positive, something happy and warming. It's exactly how I felt yesterday, collecting our new rescue hens. Three little girls came home with us to start a new life, they're a much-needed tonic for me and everything I can possibly give them will be a tonic for them too. I'm pouring … Continue reading Rays of Sunshine

Little Hen Rescue – Homes for Hens

Would you like to re-home some rescue hens? Little Hen Rescue regularly need pet home for rescue hens to live out the rest of their lives. They currently have hens looking for homes that were recently rescued from enrichment cages, most are well feathered and still capable of laying but this can never be guaranteed. From my own experiences of keeping rescue hens what I can guarantee … Continue reading Little Hen Rescue – Homes for Hens

New Hens from Little Hen Rescue

I'd like to introduce you to a couple of sweet little hens, meet Willow and Grace. They were rescued yesterday by a hen rescue organisation called Little Hen Rescue (along with 300 others) from a farm operating the new enriched cages. A couple of the hen rescuers happen to be friends of mine and live locally to … Continue reading New Hens from Little Hen Rescue

Free At Last Hens, Four Years On

We collected six scruffy ex battery hens (our very first hens) from a Bedfordshire based hen rescue called Free At Last, four years ago today. I'm really chuffed to announce that two hens from the original six that we collected are still here, still laying when the occasion takes their fancy and most definitely still scratching up the flower beds and chasing flies. To … Continue reading Free At Last Hens, Four Years On

Little Hen Rescue Appeal for Homes

Little Hen Rescue is a Norfolk based poultry rescue, rescuing and re-homing battery hens, barn hens and other types of poultry including turkeys, geese and ducks. Little Hen Rescue currently have a large number of ex battery hens waiting for good homes, the space is needed to be able to carry out further planned rescues. Could you offer a pet … Continue reading Little Hen Rescue Appeal for Homes