Daily Checks

We should know it is important to carry out daily checks of your birds and it is quite surprising how you soon notice if something is wrong. Normally just quick visual check is all that’s needed but a slight difference is often recognised so what do l look for,...

Vanodine Disinfectant

Vanodine V18 This disinfectant product has been around for many years and the V18 version is the latest improved version made by Evans and contains a blend of Iodine, Sulphuric & Phosphoric Acids & Nonionic Surfactant. Although there are many new...

Nervous Times

  For me this is a nervous time when your chicks start to leave the nestbox as you here all sorts of horrendous tales regarding the parents attacking chicks. Nervous may be the wrong word but l will on high alert for any signs of rejection or conflict although l have...

Essential Equipment

As time permits l will be adding a list of what l consider essential item you should keep in your birdroom, today l would have been really struggling should l have not purchased a set of ring cutters. There are a number of suppliers offering ring cutters. The...

Coarse Softfood

My birds don’t like there vegetables to finely chopped through the food processor. Sue sometime puts all the vegetable peelings from the brussels, carrots and stalks of the broccoli through the food processor then into a container and then its frozen. It’s...