Poultry Care Advice

Whether you are looking to have you very own supply of eggs, or you have always fancied keeping chickens or ducks as pets, making sure you provide your poultry with a long and happy live is essential. Follow our guide to keep topped on tips and advice on how best to care for your poultry.

Caring For Your Poultry

Care Guide for Keeping Chickens

If you are considering getting pet chickens for your back garden, then researching how to keep chickens is a must. Keeping reading to find out more.

Keeping Chickens Warm in Winter

When winter comes knocking on our doors, it is time to starting preparing your outdoor pets for the chilly months, and that includes your hardy chickens!

Avian Flu: Signs and Prevention

Like with human flu, bird flu can spread within a flock of birds quickly, with some strains of avian flu proving fatal for infected birds. Keep reading to learn more about what to look out for, and what to do if your birds have symptoms.

Giving Poultry a Home

Quick Guide on Poultry Welfare Law

Always wanted a big flock of chickens, ducks and geese?! If you are considering owning more than 50 birds, there is some welfare legislation you need to be aware of. Keep reading to learn more about this law, and find links to general welfare regulations you need to adhere to when owning poultry.

Give Us a Forever Home

Poultry may not need walking like a dog or riding like a horse, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't consider whether you have the time and space to keep and care for poultry. All pets deserve a long and happy life in a forever home, and these intelligent birds are no exception.

As well as producing your personal supply of eggs, poultry can make great pets! Before you decide to give a loving home to a chicken, duck, goose, quail...make sure you read up in detail how you should properly care for poultry and what changes you need to consider in your home and lifestyle in order to care for them.

The Preloved Pet Pledge

We've pledged to put animal welfare at the forefront of everything we do at Preloved.

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Preloved People

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