We have been supplying Poultry to the Back Garden Keeper for over 20 years and offer a wide selection of quality hybrid hens, pekin bantams and other pure breeds at point-of-lay.

In the Spring and Summer we also offer point of lay Quail and Chicken Hatching-Eggs.  We often have a good selection of Cockerels to choose from throughout the year.

We pride ourselves in keeping and selling happy, healthy chickens and encourage everyone to keep their own hens in the same way.  Please have a look at our customer reviews left on our Trustpilot page.  Our animals are kept in clean, comfortable conditions; and we only with reputable, established breeders and breed details and vaccination certificates are available with all our birds.

Poultry come in many breeds and sizes with various feather colours, markings, egg colours and characteristics.  We are happy to spend time with you to find the best birds for you and offer our help and advice, we have comprehensive information available on our website regarding the care of your birds, have written poultry articles for magazines and offer training courses at our farm. We also offer ‘chicken trippers’ our animal boarding service where we will look after your poultry in the security of our barn so you enjoy a trip away.

We can supply birds in either small or large quantities.  You are welcome to come along to our farm to have a look at the birds and you can pre-order birds through this website.  Once your order is received, we will check the current stock levels so please await confirmation of availability before making a special journey.

For more information please subscribe to our newsletter so we can keep you up to date with hen availability.

Please refer to our livestock terms and conditions regarding order cancellations and refunds before purchasing hens.

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Poultry Help & Advice

We are always happy to help and have gathered lots more information in our Grapevine help and advice pages and frequently asked questions. You can also get in touch through our enquiry form.

Poultry Keeping Help and Advice

Poultry Fleas and Lice Prevention and Treatment

Chickens can be affected by both fleas and lice, the latter being more common and living directly on your birds...

Poultry Keeping Help and Advice

Mantel Farm’s Help and Advice For Good Biosecurity

Minimize movement in and out of bird enclosures: There is no need to stop enjoying time with your flock, however,...

Poultry Keeping Help and Advice

Introducing New Birds to an existing flock

If you have never introduced new birds into an existing flock please be aware it is not easy! you certainly...