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by MamaOwl
04 Dec 2017, 13:01
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Eglu or not?
Replies: 6
Views: 1497

Eglu or not?

Is there a cheaper version? surprised nobody has come up with one.... Anyway, I am fantasising about getting this> EGLU with run < but it is VERY expensive, before I save up and take the plunge are they worth it? Any issues at all with them? I just really fancy the idea of an easy to clean, red mite...
by MamaOwl
03 Dec 2017, 15:35
Forum: Breeds
Topic: Old English Game
Replies: 218
Views: 76557

Re: Old English Game

Oh... I miss the 'like' button.... A casualty of the upgrade.... hmmm
by MamaOwl
03 Dec 2017, 15:03
Forum: Breeds
Topic: Old English Game
Replies: 218
Views: 76557

Re: Old English Game

Really? But they are beautiful birds, especially the roosters!

Fashions must have changed?
by MamaOwl
03 Dec 2017, 13:14
Forum: Avian Flu & Farm Livestock Diseases
Topic: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 2077

Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018

READ MORE HERE Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Animal & Plant Health Agency Veterinary & Science Policy Advice Team - International Disease Monitoring Updated Outbreak Assessment #16 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N8 in the UK and Europe 22nd October 2017 Ref: VITT/1200 Avia...
by MamaOwl
02 Dec 2017, 13:28
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Winter shelter
Replies: 4
Views: 511

Re: Winter shelter

I used to make mine warm porridge for breakfast too!!! lol with ACV and garlic in too ha ha....

My daughter is at Uni in Norwich so took photos of the snow, she was VERY excited!
by MamaOwl
02 Dec 2017, 13:23
Forum: George's Lounge
Topic: Cool comic strip!
Replies: 0
Views: 718

Cool comic strip!

Saw this on Eglu's twitter feed and thought it was cool... There is more to the comic strip so you will need to click the link... :-)

Drawn by the amazing Mali!

http://maliki.com/en/



LINK HERE

invasion.jpg
by MamaOwl
02 Dec 2017, 11:45
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Winter shelter
Replies: 4
Views: 511

Winter shelter

Parts of the UK and Europe are being dusted with snow. I was wondering, do you do anything different during the winter months for your animals or is it a case of a little extra straw and feed? Have you even had snow yet? Here in Southend-on-Sea we had a 15 minute light flurry last week but that was ...
by MamaOwl
30 Nov 2017, 11:21
Forum: Pets
Topic: Rabbits!
Replies: 3
Views: 3419

Re: Rabbits!

Aww no poor fluffy!!
by MamaOwl
29 Nov 2017, 15:06
Forum: Pets
Topic: Rabbits!
Replies: 3
Views: 3419

Re: Rabbits!

We have a rescue rabbit, his name is Fosters (last one was Budweiser... don't blame me blame hubby!) He is a Blue Himalayan Netherland Dwarf and was given up for adoption due to severe aggressive behaviour.... He is anything BUT agressive... he's the softest, snuggliest bunny ever... Here is a photo...
by MamaOwl
28 Nov 2017, 19:39
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Fermenting veg and stuff!
Replies: 9
Views: 1911

Re: Fermenting veg and stuff!

Do you know what.... they tasted like ever so slightly salty cold oiled eggs.

I was super super scared as loathe eggs, but wanted to show it was ok to eat them.

For a short ferment and a bloody healthy one, if you like boiled eggs it's worth doing!
by MamaOwl
22 Nov 2017, 11:50
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Fermenting veg and stuff!
Replies: 9
Views: 1911

Re: Fermenting veg and stuff!

Yes.. only one can eat Kimchi straight away (gets better with age)

I LOVE sauerkraut I could easily get addicted...
by MamaOwl
20 Nov 2017, 12:31
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Fermenting veg and stuff!
Replies: 9
Views: 1911

Re: Fermenting veg and stuff!

Some Kimchi on the go again... it's yummy!!!!
by MamaOwl
15 Nov 2017, 17:49
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Fermenting veg and stuff!
Replies: 9
Views: 1911

Re: Fermenting veg and stuff!

My husband likes pickled eggs ( :-& )

so last night I thought I'd give fermented eggs a try... we'll see what he thinks of them in 2 days time.... :smt119
by MamaOwl
15 Nov 2017, 16:59
Forum: George's Lounge
Topic: Newcomers!
Replies: 9
Views: 2366

Re: Newcomers!

Im looking forward to 2018... I am determined it will be the start of a very good 'good run' of years!
by MamaOwl
15 Nov 2017, 16:57
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Fermenting veg and stuff!
Replies: 9
Views: 1911

Re: Fermenting veg and stuff!

I think it's starting to get popular, even see kefir milk popping up in Tesco and Lidls.

I make a fermented ginger drink using water kefir.. it's SO GOOD!!!!