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Tracie Emerson's Sylvia, winner of our Facebook Hen of the Month competition, April 2014

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The British Hen Welfare Trust is a national charity that re-homes commercial laying hens, educates the public about how they can make a difference to hen welfare, and encourages support for the British egg industry. Its ultimate aim is to see consumers and food manufacturers buying only UK produced free range eggs, resulting in a strong British egg industry where all commercial laying hens enjoy a good quality life. The aim of this website is to inspire YOU to help US achieve a better future for laying hens in the UK.

Founded as the UK’s first registered charity for laying hens in April 2005 we have helped hundreds of thousands of hens enjoy a second chance in life rather than go from cage to slaughter.

A BHWT re-homed henThe BHWT Hensus 2014

We would love to know more about your re-homed hens, what they mean to you, how they have impacted on your life and what you think about us and our work. Please tell us more on our ‘Hensus’ survey.

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