Poultry & Waterfowl

Information on keeping chickens, ducks geese and other poultry.


Wednesday, 8 July 2015  |  Catalina Tate
Chicken food - by age

The nutritional requirements of chickens varies with age. Read our handy guide to help you select the right feed for your chickens.

Tuesday, 7 July 2015  |  Catalina Tate
Dust Bathing

Whilst its true that you’re unlikely to see a chicken splashing about in a puddle, you might be surprised to know that bathing is still a vital part of their behaviour.

Tuesday, 7 July 2015  |  Catalina Tate
Keeping Ducks & Geese

Ducks and geese are often kept alongside chickens, but some of their requirements are quite different.

Tuesday, 7 July 2015  |  Catalina Tate
Quail

Quail are fairly easy to keep as long as you get the basics right. They can be kept on their own or in the bottom of a mixed aviary.