Potbellied pigs skin lacks hair, so they are very sensitive to the sun. In the wild they wallow in the mud to stay cool and protect their skin. They use their snout for rutting and foraging, Vietnamese pot-bellied’s are a sub-species of the common pig, probably descended from a Chinese ancestor.They have poor vision but excellent senses of smell and hearing. Pot bellied pis are highly intelligent and respond well to training
Poppy the Pigmy
Pygmy goats are a type of domesticated goat that can be found all over the world as it has the unique ability to adapt to a variety of climates. These goatsare often kept in farms for their milk or as pets since they are friendly and playful animals; in fact, pygmy goats have been kept as pets for almost 7500 years
Lady our Connemara Pony
Connemara ponies are famed for their kind eye and good nature, making them perfect for children’s trekking as they are gentle, trusting, honest and willing. Before the ponies could enjoy their more relaxed, modern lifestyle, they were well loved by Connemara families, who relied heavily on their one pony to help in farming. Right up until the mid 20th-century, the pony was a backbone in these families’ lives.
Lilly is our Plymouth Rock Hen, she lays arounf 3 to 5 eggs a week. Plymouths are a large bird that is much better suited to the free range lifestyle. Like the Sussex they are very friendly birds who can easily be tamed.
Maura our Sussex Hen, They are a very calm breed who would happily free range in a garden without destroying it! If you want a tame breed which would eat from your hand the Sussex is for you.
Anne is our Sussex Hen ,They should lay around 250 eggs per year. Whilst they would still make an ideal pick for a beginner, anyone looking to tame their chickens shouldn’t choose Leghorns as they are known for being shy and hard to tame.
Daisy the Duck
Ducks are outgoing, social animals who feel most at ease when they’re in a larger group of other ducks—this group of ducks is called a paddling. They spend their days looking for food in the grass or in shallow water, and they sleep together with their paddling at night.