ZOE SAUNDERS wins our £25 prize this month for this delightful pic of her son George with his favourite chicken, an ex-bat called Princess Layer. “She has a lovely affectionate character,” says Zoe, from Little Budworth, Cheshire.
This hungry hen just can’t wait to be fed. Thanks to Brooke Fleming, 12, from Seaview, Isle of Wight
Keith Pollard from Woolverton, on the Isle of Wight, took this photo of an all-black Ayam Cemani bird at Margaret Green Animal Sanctuary near Corfe, Hampshire
Paul Lycett, from County Durham, took this lovely pic of his favourite hen Suzi, who follows him everywhere
This pic of a superb cockerel called Oreo is from Mandy Lincoln of Caston in Norfolk
Anne O’Brien from Adlington, Lancashire said: “Summer the ex-bat is a regular visitor to my office. She’s become rather attached to this deluxe nest box!”
Laura Carter sent this sweet pic of a group of her birds snuggling down in the coop