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by sallyhennypenny
04 Oct 2013, 23:14
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Which coop would be best?
Replies: 6
Views: 2179

Re: Which coop would be best?

They look like cheap chinese imports that won't last very long. Look at Littleacre as a comparison, much better quality and a fair price. They normally do a 15% of at the end of the year.
by sallyhennypenny
28 Sep 2013, 08:50
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Breeds that eat the least for number of eggs given
Replies: 5
Views: 1845

Re: Breeds that eat the least for number of eggs given

Vorwerks eat very little and lay very well!
by sallyhennypenny
02 Sep 2013, 21:59
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Blue/green bottle attack
Replies: 15
Views: 493

Re: Blue/green bottle attack

I would check the birds out to ensure that none of them have fly strike.
by sallyhennypenny
07 May 2013, 22:56
Forum: Eggs and Growers
Topic: Sulmatler hatching eggs Wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 1270

Re: Sulmatler hatching eggs Wanted

Definately have large fowl - they probably haven't updated their website. Whether they have any to sell is another matter ....
by sallyhennypenny
07 May 2013, 07:59
Forum: Eggs and Growers
Topic: Sulmatler hatching eggs Wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 1270

Re: Sulmatler hatching eggs Wanted

Yes try Kate at Horstead Hens, they have large fowl. There are only a handful or so in this country.
by sallyhennypenny
07 Apr 2013, 15:21
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: First post - a question about £100 chicken housing.
Replies: 15
Views: 2224

Re: First post - a question about £100 chicken housing.

Have a look at this one on ebay item 271184941387.
Looks solidly built.
Otherwise look at Littleacre Products.

The ones you have links for all look very flimsey.
by sallyhennypenny
25 Oct 2012, 16:19
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: What to know to sell hens?
Replies: 7
Views: 360

Re: What to know to sell hens?

Make sure you keep a record of who you sell them to, and their address.
by sallyhennypenny
25 Oct 2012, 09:34
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Feeder reviews please
Replies: 23
Views: 1363

Re: Feeder reviews please

Thank you! What do you use to attach the bottle to the tree? :)
by sallyhennypenny
24 Oct 2012, 18:26
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Feeder reviews please
Replies: 23
Views: 1363

Re: Feeder reviews please

Would be interested in photo using 5l water bottle :)
by sallyhennypenny
24 Oct 2012, 14:21
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Feeder reviews please
Replies: 23
Views: 1363

Re: Feeder reviews please

I bought an Auto Chicken Feeder from EBay (philnielfish) for about £4 all it is is a small metal cross with a small white bead on the bottom of the cross. You cut a 2cm hole in the bottom of a 5 litre water bottle drop the feeder through the hole with the cross piece inside the bottle and the bead ...
by sallyhennypenny
03 Sep 2012, 18:17
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: What Poultry Problems are You Having?
Replies: 15
Views: 750

Re: What Poultry Problems are You Having?

How about creating coops that have sound proofing features, or fencing to limit noise?
by sallyhennypenny
30 Aug 2012, 20:39
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Poultry sale
Replies: 8
Views: 279

Re: Poultry sale

Free range?
by sallyhennypenny
28 Aug 2012, 08:00
Forum: Breeds
Topic: Vorwerk
Replies: 78
Views: 38729

Re: Vorwerk

I have a pair of vorwerk bantams for sale if anyone is interested. Very good examples of the breed, with good markings and type. PM for further details.
by sallyhennypenny
27 Aug 2012, 12:55
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Soundproof Cockerel Box Project
Replies: 20
Views: 5116

Re: Soundproof Cockerel Box Project

you could have bought sound proofing sheeting, its a rubberised sheet with a rockwool type backing, sound bounces of hard surfaces but is obsorbed by soft ones. Your boxes are good dont get me wrong, however your builders merchant needs a kick in the doodahs because though its not an on the shelf p...