Chicken Keeping

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Bennet's Birds

Most Poultry bred



Visits by appointments only.

Poultry for the garden, good quality healthy birds.

Please see my website for more information.'


Willow Court Farm & Poultry

Chicken Breeds; Over 20 different breeds of Hybrid & Pure breeds

Other Poultry; Ducks, Quail, Hatching eggs, Day Old Chicks

Willow Court
Oakley Green Road
Oakley Green
(Next door to the Red Lion Public House)

Phone Numbers: 01753831466 - Mob 07810893540


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'We are a family run farm & poultry supplier, stocking many different bree all of which are vaccinated & unlike many others all our birds are hand reared here from chicks making them robust & friendly & great around children & other pets.

We also sell poultry feed, bedding & equipment... Everything you need to start keeping your own hens at home today!'



Widget's Hens

Welsummers, Dark Dorkings, Cream Legbars, Barnevelders, French Copper Marans, Lavender Araucanas, Light Sussex, Orpingtons, Wyandottes, Hybrids:-Bluebelles, Speckledys, Sussex Stars, Warrens, Black Stars, White Stars, Amber Stars and Columbian Blacktails

Off Junction 12, M4



Mother Hen's Poultry

Chicken Breeds; Breeder of pure, rare, utility and traditional poultry, ducks, geese, guinea fowl and peafowl.
Stockist of hybrid laying pullets

West Berks / South Oxon border
(just outside of Reading)

Phone Numbers: 07989 888708



Doran Farm Chickens

Chicken Breeds; Pekin, Wyandotte, Poland, Silkies

Doran Farm,
Doles Lane,

Phone Numbers: 07595 658 268


Hobby breeder of show quality chickens; mainly bantams





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