Heather Button

About Heather Button

Hi, my name’s Heather and I go to Urrbrae Agricultural High School in South Australia. In Year 8 at my school you have to raise an animal or plant, and I decided to raise chickens for my ‘home project’.

How to make a fox-proof chook shed

In year 8 at my high school you have to raise an animal or plant, so I decided to raise chickens for my ‘home project’. My family used to have chickens, a long time before I had to do this project. They had a simply designed chook house, where the chickens had to be put away each night. Sure enough, one night we forgot to put the chickens away, and they were thoroughly enjoyed by some foxes. Continue reading