Chickens are wonderful, amazing creatures - if you’re thinking about getting some, or a proud new carer, you probably know that already!
Would like to know a bit more before you take the plunge? Or are you a novice chicken-carer looking to build your knowledge and confidence? Look no further!
This great course covers all the basics, and will set you up with lots of vital information:
Housing: Different types, pros and cons, space requirements
Chicken Kit!: Things you’ll need to budget for when you set up
Care needs: Chicken care on a daily / weekly / monthly basis
Health: Checks to make, signs to look for
Feed: How and what to feed your chickens
Predators: Keeping your birds safe day and night
Handling: “How to” practicals - handling live chickens.
Tickets: £25 per person
Start time: All courses start at 10.30am
Duration: Approx: 2.5 hours, inc obligatory tea-break with cake-scoffing
Location: Calmer Creatures premises: Kingston Upon Thames, SurreyKT2 5QF
Numbers: Small group course: (up to 8 max) = early booking advised.
Age: This course is for 14+. If you are interested in family sessions with younger children, please get in touch, as this may be possible during the Easter Holidays if there is interest (a great time to get your chooks too!).
Email: You will need to supply an email address when booking, as nothing is sent by post (unless you have ordered a gift certificate)
Tickets available through Eventbrite (link below)