Our next rescue day is TBC 2023. Collection from Wigan only.
You can apply to adopt hens below - applying does not reserve hens and does not guarantee that we will be able to allocate you hens at the next rescue day, based on the number of applications we receive.
We will email you to confirm your appointment time approx two weeks before the rescue day.
The more hens we have homes for, the more we can save from slaughter!
Minimum donation £5 per hen.
We will confirm your booking and the time of your appointment by email.
What you will need to do once the booking appointment is confirmed:
Bring your own suitable carriers/crates/ventilated boxes to transport your hens home
Pay your donation (minimum £5 per hen) cash only
Sign our adoption sheet
Take your ladies home!
Hen Request Form
Only complete the form below if you are 100% sure you can offer a loving forever home to the rescue hens.
If you are new to keeping hens, please take a look at our help sheets, these will give you an idea of what you will be required to know. If you feel you can keep hens after reading these and doing other research, fill out the form below!
What happens after I have filled my form in?
You will receive an email that we have received your form - if you have unsubscribed from receiving emails from Lucky Hens, please contact us and we will check and add you back onto the system
If you have unsubscribed, you may miss out on information about adopting hens
If we have a rescue date confirmed and hens available, we will email you with a proposed time to collect your hens on the date of the rescue or the day after based on numbers
You must confirm by email that you can collect your hens at the time given within 48 hours of receiving the email
If you do not reply, we will offer the time to someone else and you may lose out on adopting hens on that date
If you are on the waiting list, we will email you nearer the time of the rescue day to reconfirm if you still wish to adopt and the above process will be the same
Completing the below form does not guarantee that we will be able to allocate you hens at the next rescue day, based on the number of applications we receive.