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Chickens in schools: guidance and examples

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Last updated on 9 May 2017
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Is it safe to keep chickens in school? We relay guidance on the health and safety implications for pupils and staff of keeping hens in schools. We also look at guidance and legislation on keeping hens and hen welfare, and link to examples of schools that keep hens.

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  1. 1 Staff and pupil safety
  2. 2 Chicken safety
  3. 3 Legal requirements
  4. 4 Schools keeping hens: examples

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