Young chicks bring signs of easter and here are 5 fun facts to know, as well as how you can help them :
- Chickens LOVE to sunbath!
- They can pick out more than 100 different faces of their own species.
- Hens are just like human mothers, they begin to teach calls to her chicks before they even hatch.
- They have pain receptors that give them the ability to become distressed and feel pain.
- In their flock they have whats known as a ‘pecking order’. This means they know who’s boss!
Over 1 Billion are raised for food in the UK, each year. If everyone was to cut their meat consumption, together we could help reduce the numbers of farmed animals across the world.
Becoming a vegetarian, even if only for a short while, can have massive health benefits too – why not give it a go