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Using Hardwood Woodchip for your Chicken Run
Chickens & Ducks

Using Hardwood Woodchip for your Chicken Run

Hardwood Woodchip can provide an excellent chicken run surface to keep your hens ‘entertained’ as well as clean and healthy. Here we describe how to get the best out of it.
Flyte so Fancy flock of hens circa 2007
Chickens & Ducks

Chicken Keeping - A Beginners Guide

Beginners Guide - a 20 minute read - for what you need to know to keep chickens in your garden. Practical advice from experienced chicken keepers.
A Lifetime of Poultry Breeding - Grant Brereton
Chickens & Ducks

A Lifetime of Poultry Breeding - Grant Brereton

Grant Brereton shares some of his personal experiences with Flyte so Fancy readers on his journey to becoming a show-winning poultry breeder.
Poultry Worms - Treat & Prevent
Chickens & Ducks

Poultry Worms - Treat & Prevent

Worms in Chickens are quite common but what causes them and how can you treat and prevent the problem? 'Can Open - Worms Everywhere!!' Read Anne's tips about poultry worms and how to get rid of them.
Ask Phill 32 - How to Get Rid of Red Mite in Your Coop
AskPhill

Ask Phill 32 - How to Get Rid of Red Mite in Your Coop

Watch our Ask Phill video guide on how to make sure you get rid of a red mite infestation in your Chicken Coop.
Bird Flu Housing Order Announcements
Chickens & Ducks

Bird Flu Housing Order Announcements

The Chief Veterinary Officer for England announced a Housing Order across the UK from Monday 7th November 2022, it was lifted 18th April 2023.
Bird Flu - Information, Hints & Tips
Chickens & Ducks

Bird Flu - Information, Hints & Tips

If you keep poultry, you must, by law, follow specific disease prevention measures. These apply to all keepers of birds, regardless of flock size or if your birds are pets.
Ask Phill 6 - How to beat Bird Flu
AskPhill

Ask Phill 6 - How to beat Bird Flu

How to care for your flock during a Bird Flu (Avian Influenza) Restriction.
Ducks by the Duck Pond
Chickens & Ducks

A Guide to Keeping Ducks

Our Beginners Guide to Ducks covers their housing, their space, a pond, breeds, what to feed them and how to keep them healthy.