Our hens and guinea fowl have their own enclosure at the bottom of the pitch & putt course.
The henhouse is the original one which was built over 70 years ago.
Curses, like chickens, come home to roost
The Royal Society
Many other species of birds, some now quite rare in Britain, can also be seen here, including the green spotted woodpecker.
Wonderful to watch, but not so welcome for the hens (!) are the large buzzards and hawks which circle the woods.
Dordogne holiday cottages
Les Crouquets ~ today's comfort, yesterday's charm
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A new batch of hens will be arriving at Les Crouquets in the Spring - more photos coming soon!