freshlaid news
freshlaid news

Here you’ll find hen health tips from our resident vet nurse Gaynor Davies as well as our latest news, be it feathery or fundraising-related. Enjoy!

Hayley and Olive
Get Involved

A Tribute to Olive

BHWT supporter,Hayley Moisley, first adopted hens in 2017. Like many of us she experienced how much a hen can change your world. For Hayley and

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Team Berkely - Ruth Howell
Get Involved

All in a Day’s Work for Team Berkeley in Gloucestershire

Fifteen months ago, on a wet and windy weekend in Berkeley, the main BHWT Gloucester volunteer team was established. Although the team has now doubled in size, on their induction day they were a small, inexperienced group eager to throw themselves into every aspect of rehoming. Ruth Howell, the coordinator at Team Berkley, tells us all about how she started at the BHWT…

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Red Mite on Wood
Health & Welfare

Help! Red Mite Season is Coming!

It’s that time of year again… Red Mite season! Red mite is easily spread by wild birds, but can also be introduced on newly purchased stock or second-hand housing. So, how can you tell if your hens have red mite in their coop? Follow these simple steps…

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