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by wcah
Tue Dec 31, 2013 11:03 am
Forum: Turkey Forum
Topic: want to keep a gang of turkeys for pets
Replies: 0
Views: 2827

want to keep a gang of turkeys for pets

Since i reared 9 wriall black turkeys this year for the table. I have realy enjoyed there charatcures an now im looking at getting a stag and 3 or 4 hens as pets. Im looking at hatching there eggs and rearing the chicks for the christmas table. I like the look of the borbon reds and the slate greys ...
by wcah
Fri Nov 01, 2013 10:58 am
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: poultry slaughter house
Replies: 1
Views: 672

poultry slaughter house

Dose anyone know of a poulty slaughterman or house in north shropshire or north wales.? Or what is involved in getting a slaughter licence.
by wcah
Sun Oct 13, 2013 1:48 pm
Forum: Waterfowl Forum
Topic: HELP!!! DUCK EATEN FUNGUI AN PUCKING UP
Replies: 1
Views: 673

HELP!!! DUCK EATEN FUNGUI AN PUCKING UP

My duck has been pucking up and in it there are orange coloured mushroom type things, if hes thrown up will he be ok or do you think he need a vet ASAP?
by wcah
Sun Oct 13, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: chicken carnt stand up
Replies: 2
Views: 610

chicken carnt stand up

I have a flock of Hubbard chickens which are now 10 weeks old. Growing for the table. 1 of them started to get a bit wobbley on its legs, an carrying its tail down. I thought it was possiably due to its skin being slightley red, which i thought could be due to its poo on its feathers since they dont...
by wcah
Mon Aug 19, 2013 7:12 pm
Forum: Turkey Forum
Topic: dust baths
Replies: 1
Views: 2666

dust baths

I have finished the new turkey shed, built all the pannels for there run, just need to conect them together and they can move in to there new complex. Do turkeys require a dust bath like chickens? If they do dose anyone have any ideas as to hoe to provide one in there run which is just meddow. And w...
by wcah
Mon Aug 19, 2013 7:05 pm
Forum: Turkey Forum
Topic: eggs shells
Replies: 0
Views: 2070

eggs shells

Is it ok to give turkeys washed out chicken egg shells, to supliment there grit requirement?
by wcah
Thu Aug 15, 2013 8:40 am
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: green manure
Replies: 4
Views: 787

Re: green manure

Just found my green manure and its 'white mustard' . You sow in your resting veg plot and dig in after 50 days it revitalizes and improves soil structure. Havent planted yet. If this would be no good what could you recomend sowing in the chicken runs? Apart from grass.
by wcah
Wed Aug 14, 2013 7:34 am
Forum: Chicken Houses, Runs & Equipment
Topic: nipple drinkers,
Replies: 6
Views: 660

Re: nipple drinkers,

4-5 i would think just carnt get my head round the trough. If it easier send the mms
by wcah
Tue Aug 13, 2013 11:32 pm
Forum: Chicken Houses, Runs & Equipment
Topic: nipple drinkers,
Replies: 6
Views: 660

Re: nipple drinkers,

Could you post pics? Could be intrested if you were happy to post? Thank you.
by wcah
Mon Aug 12, 2013 9:22 pm
Forum: Chicken Houses, Runs & Equipment
Topic: nipple drinkers,
Replies: 6
Views: 660

Re: nipple drinkers,

What do people do about the water that they dont drink as it socks the floor

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