Somerzby > Blog > Blog Archives

Somerzby Blog Archive

Search Blog

Hemp Bedding for Chicken Coops

Hemp bedding is much more absorbent than other types of bedding material. This means your girls won’t be sitting in the damp and you won’t have to change their bedding nearly as often.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives WHY BEDDING | HEMP | WOOD SHAVINGS | PAPER | STRAW  Hemp Bedding for Chickens Chicken coop bedding (or ‘litte… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/hemp-bedding-chickens/

Protecting Chickens - How to Protect Chickens from Predators

You can never completely remove the danger of predators but you can reduce the risks significantly with the Somerzby’s Ultimate Guide to Keeping Your Chickens Safe from Predators.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives The Ultimate Guide for Protecting Chickens from Predators There are many different predators that can harm your… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/how-protect-chickens-predators/

Pet Enclosures for Dogs, Cats, Chickens, Rabbits, Guineas, and all Small Animals

Somerzby love your animals and so we have developed a wide range of pet enclosures with all these questions in mind.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives Pet Enclosures Some 63% of Australian households have a pet and that means there are an estimated 25 million pe… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/pet-enclosures/

The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Guinea Fowl

Guinea Fowl - Everything you'll ever need to know about keeping Guinea Fowl in the Aussie Backyard, How to care and keep your fowls safe, happy and healthy. It's all right here.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives TABLE OF CONTENTS KEEPING GUINEA FOWL INSECT CONTROL MALE & FEMALE GUINEA FOWL NOISE IN AUSTRALIA ALL… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/guinea-fowl/

Keeping Chickens In Your Backyard - The Ultimate Guide

Everything you'll ever need to know about keeping chickens in the Aussie Backyard, How to care and keep your chooks safe, happy and healthy. It's all right here.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives TABLE OF CONTENTS ADVANTAGES FOR KEEPING CHICKENS CHICKEN BREEDS CHICKENS AS PETS KEEPING CHICKENS IN THE B… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/keeping-chickens/

How Do I Keep Snakes Out Of My Chicken Coop?

The presence of snakes in and around your chickens can be highly dangerous for humans too, especially for young children who might inadvertently startle a snake hiding in the coop.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives Snakes, some of them highly venomous are a feature of Australia’s native wildlife but fortunately their tendency… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/snake-proof-chicken-coop/

How To Fox Proof Your Chicken Coop - Somerzby Pet Enclosures

How do I keep foxes away from my chicken coop? Unfortunately, foxes love your chickens as much as you do, see how to keep your chickens safe from predators.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives How Do I Keep Foxes Away From My Chicken Coop? Unfortunately, foxes love your chickens as much as you do - b… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/fox-proof-chicken-coop/

Resort Chicken Coop / Hen House With Extra Long Run

The Resort is packed full of features that make chickens lives more comfortable and your job of looking after them easier. The Resort takes all of the stress out of setting up your new chickens in a really comfortable environment.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives Resort Chicken Coop / Hen House With Extra Long Run Your chickens need to be healthy and happy so that they pro… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/resort-hen-house-extra-long-run/

Why Are Chickens Better Than Vacuum Cleaners?

One of the great advantages of keeping chickens in your backyard is that they can help control pests in your garden and they’ll happily eat their way through large numbers of those pest insects.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives Why are chickens better than vacuum cleaners? You’ve seen the ads: life will be deliriously happy and fulfill… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/keeping-chickens-backyard/

The Australorp - The Best Australian Chicken Breed!

We've taken a look at Australias favourite Chicken Breeds and found that Hands down- this is the BEST Chicken breed!
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives It was a big task.. but we've done it! We've looked at all of the most popular chicken breeds in Australia an… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/best-australian-chicken-breed/

Benefits of Walk in Chicken Coops and Runs

We take a look at all the benefits of housing your hens in a "Walk In" style chicken coop for your hens health, protection and happiness.
Categories Chickens Cats Dogs Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives   Walk in Chicken Coops and Runs can help make your life easy. Housing your chickens in a walk in coop makes … https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/benefits-walk-chicken-coops/

Going on Holidays when you have a pet

We all love a holiday, but what do you do with your beloved furry family member? Do you take them with you? Or leave them behind? We explore some options that will keep both your family and your pet safe and happy while you are on holidays!
Categories Chickens Cats Rabbits Guinea Pigs Archives Going on holidays when you have pets We all love a holiday, but what do you do with your beloved furry family member?… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/going-holidays-when-you-have-pet/

Keep your pets cool in Summer

Heat and humidity can make some summer days very uncomfortable, not just for us but also for our pets. Most pets are susceptible to similar dangers that we face in the heat- including heatstroke and sunburn. Read on for our top tips on keeping your pets…
Keeping your Pet Cool in the summer heat Heat and humidity can make some summer days very uncomfortable, not just for us but also for our pets. Most pets are susceptible to simil… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/keep-your-pets-cool-summer/

Reduce the cost of Chicken Feed

Save feed from feral birds with a wild bird-proof feeder
Reduce the cost of Chicken Feed Save feed from feral birds with a wild bird-proof feeder Happy and healthy egg-producing hens require a good diet containing ample protein. If yo… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/reduce-cost-chicken-feed/

Which chicken breed is right for you?

What Chicken breed best suits you and your families needs? We examine the temperaments of popular chicken breeds to help you decide which one may best suit you..
Which Chicken Breed Is Right For You? With more than 400 chicken breeds to choose from deciding on the right breed for your needs can be a challenge. When it comes to picking the… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/which-chicken-breed-right-you/

Train Your Chickens to Feed Themselves

Train your chickens to feed themselves with an Automatic Chicken Feeder.
Train your chickens to feed themselves Benefits of an Automatic Chicken Feeder Knowing that your Chickens can feed themselves as much as they'd like, when it suits them mean… https://www.somerzby.com.au/blog/train-your-chickens-feed-themselves/

About Somerzby

We are a family owned, and Australian based business, supplying quality products at great prices. We are open to the public from 9-4.30 Mon to Fri. 69 Chivers Rd, Somersby NSW 2250. Phone 02 43404200

We pride ourselves on a high level of customer satisfaction.

Australia Company ABN - 67 091 532 928

About Us

Terms & Conditions

Delivery Info

Privacy Policy

Product Warranty

Refunds & Returns

Disclaimer 

Breeders

Click here to view our list of Australian breeders.

useful Links

Somerzby Payment Options

Subscribe


Contact Us