Backyard Poultry

On the 14th of December 2020, it will be a legal requirement for all birds to be kept indoors and to follow strict biosecurity measures to prevent spread of avian influenza.

Read the full details on the Goverment Website:

It is recommended that you register your flock (however small and including pets) to receive direct updates:


This section of our website contains general advice and helpful tips for keeping Chickens

There are many sources of poultry and lots of different breeds and varieties to choose from. When selecting the breed and number of birds you want, it is important to consider the type and size of accommodation you have and also what you want the birds for; breeding, showing, meat, laying eggs or pets.

Click on the links below for some helpful information: