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How To Convince Your Family to Let You Get Chickens

Whether you’re trying to convince your partner, housemate or p… Read More

8 Quotes Every Chicken Keeper Can Relate To

1. ”I’m thinking of selling the TV, I just watch the chickens anyway.”   2. "I'm feeling a bit low today, so I'm … Read More

How to give your rabbits more space with Zippi

Rabbits are designed to run, and they love hurtling around on the grass, sprinting back and forth and doing big jumps in the… Read More

Step by Step to Hatching Chicks

As long as your chickens are laying, you can hatch and incubate chicks all year round. However, traditionally the most popular… Read More

Carrot Cake Recipe

 INGREDIENTS Carrot Cake: 6oz dark brown sugar 6oz caster sugar 5oz softened butter (unsalted) 3.5oz natural y… Read More

8 Signs Your Cat Owns You

Any cat owner...sorry, we mean servant… will know these struggles all too well. If you think of a crazy cat lady while reading… Read More

Teach Your Hamster New Tricks!

Someone once said that you can train anything that has a brain that connects to a stomach, and that goes for hamsters as wel… Read More

How To Care For An Older Chicken

  On average backyard chickens live to an age of six to eight years, but there are of course exceptions. How old a chick… Read More

Rescuing ex-battery hens – A photo diary – Part 1

    Nathalie is the owner of the Instagram account… Read More

Ultimate Chicken Keeping Checklist

If you’re a first time chicken keeper getting started this spring, you will likely be wondering what exactly you need to take … Read More

Learn to Read your Rabbit’s Body Language

Cats and dogs (and humans) make noises to show others what they feel, want or really don’t like. Rabbits do as well, but t… Read More

10 Things Every Dog Parent is Guilty of Saying

In this post we’re introducing Esme, the latest addition to the Omlet HQ Pet family. This new puppy colleague has reminded us … Read More

Pooch vs Partner – Who wins your heart this Valentine’s Day?

For Valentine’s Day we wanted to find out how much love you … Read More

WIN a Fido Nook or Studio in our Paw Amour Valentine’s competition!

To celebrate Valentine’s Day and the season of love, we wa… Read More

When Your Eglu Looks Like An Igloo

A lot of chicken keepers are worried about their chickens during cold winter days. Chickens are usually well adapted to the cold… Read More

WIN an accessory bundle for your new Eglu!

Did you upgrade your coop or hutch to a brand new Eglu in January? We want to see your before and after photos! For your chance… Read More

Eglu Cube vs Wooden Chicken Coop: Which will stay warmer?

On a cold winter's day, when there’s a heavy frost or a th… Read More

Jo changed her wooden coop for an Eglu Go UP

Jo Page is a veterinary nurse who also runs the blog My Little Country Lifestyle, where she shares stories from her countryside … Read More

Caring For Your Rabbits In Winter

When the temperatures drops, most rabbit owners know the importance of checking that their pet’s hutch is winter ready. How… Read More

Healthy Oat Pancakes

Ingredients 2 ripe peeled bananas, 1/2 cup of oats, 2 eggs, 1 tbsp of yogurt, Splash of milk. To cook 1… Read More