About us
Welcome to the Canny Chicken Company, we are a family run business set in the rolling countryside of Cumbria, just 6 miles from Brampton and 9 miles from Carlisle. We sell Hatching Eggs, Pol Pullets and Day-old Chicks.

All our chickens are fully vacinated, unrelated and kept in seperate pens, free to scratch around at their leisure. We strive to breed healthy, happy poultry, thats why our chickens are so canny!

You can keep up to date on everything that happens at the Canny Chicken Company on our shiny new Facebook page. We also have a selection of hatching eggs on eBay. Simply click on the logos below. We look forward to hearing from you...

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Gallery
Click on the Thumbnails below for larger versions of pictures taken in and around the Canny Chicken Company.

       
   
   
 

Bantam Breeds
We Usually keep all of the Breeds listed below, but its always a good idea to call us first to check on what stock we have at any time.

Black/White/Gold/Blue Silkies
Pol pullet 22.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 6.00 each. Silkies are friendly, quiet, tame birds that make great pets for just about everyone and have turned more then one person into a chicken lover.
Buff Chamois Poland/Silver Laced Polond/White Crested Polonds
Pol pullet 22.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 6.00 each. Known in England as the Polish this is the most popular of the crested breeds, This ornamental non sitting breed lays a white shelled egg.

Sebright Silver
£25.00 per pair. Hatching eggs £2.00 (per egg). Sebrights are active birds that become tame rather easily. They are truely ornamental birds.

Pekins
Pol pullet £18.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks £6.00 each. Colours: Lavender. Blue and White. Buff. Pekins make wonderful pets for the back garden,their docile and tame charater plus cuddly shape make them an instant hit with children.

Barred Wyandottes
Very docile and friendly bird good workers excellent production 190+ eggs. Pol pullet £18.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks £5.00 each.

Rhode Island
Pol pullet £18.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks £5.00 each. All the good points of the large fowl but pocket size.

Blue Orpingtons
Lovely docile breed medium to good egg layer 165+. Pol pullet £22.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks £6.00 each.

Light Sussex
Same charatistics as the large fowl excellent egg layers. Pol pullet £18.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks £5.00 each.

 

Large Fowl Breeds
We Usually keep all of the Breeds listed below, but its always a good idea to call us first to check on what stock we have at any time.

Rhode Island Red
Pol pullet 20.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 5.00 each. A dual purpose medium/heavy fowl used more for egg production.
 

Blue Leg Horn
Pol pullet £22.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks £6.00 each

 

Light Sussex
Pol pullet 20.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 5.00 each. In its early history the Light Sussex was one of the main table birds for the London meat market. Also a very good egg layer.

Plymouth Barred Rock
Pol pullet 24.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 6.00 each. Plymouth rocks are friendly rather placid birds that easily become tame, they do not need all that much space even though they appreciate running free.
  Cuckoo Maran
Pol pullet 20.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 5.00 each. The maran is a breed that orginated in the french port town of Marans. It is renowned as a dual purpose fowl for its gourmet quality meat and large, dark brown eggs.

Buff Orpington
Pol pullet 30.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 6.00 each. The Orpington is one of the large heavy soft feathered breeds that are just beautiful in both temperament and appearence.
Cream Legbar
Pol pullet 20.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 6.00 each. Legbar are an auto sexing breed developed in britain. We have the cream variety. It's a designated rare breed.
Welsummer
Pol pullet 20.00. Eggs 1.50 (per egg). Chicks 5.00 each. The Welsummer's main characteristics is the large dark brown egg, Welsummers are good forages on free range.
Copper Blue Maran
Pol pullet £24.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks from £6.00 each.
  NEW! Pol Hybrids, Bluebells, Speckledys and Neros
£15.00 per bird. (£13.00 pound each if you buy 5 or more birds.)
 

Contact Us
Please feel free to contact us with any enquiries you might have.

Mobile: +44 (0) 7856 524 114
Office: +44 (0) 1228 675760

sayhello@cannychicken.co.uk
All visits are by appointment only, we are based in Hethersgill, Carlisle.
 

We also have:

Aylesbury Ducks
The Aylesbury has always been regarded as a great table bird as it grows and matures very quickly. The Aylesbury, like the Orpington is named after the place of its development, the vale of Aylesbury, England. We also have Khaki Campbell ducks which are a very pratical, hardy duck and a prolific egg layer. Pol pullet £25.00. Eggs £1.50 (per egg). Chicks £8.00 each (50p every week thereafter).

 

Khaki Campbells
Pol pullet £20.00. Eggs £1.00 (per egg). Chicks £7.00 each (50p every week thereafter).

 

 

See you soon!