Meerkats and Ex-Battery Hens Arrive at Lee Valley Park Farms

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Check out these cute new arrivals at Lee Valley Park Farms. Two meerkats and 23 ex-battery hens are now settling into their new home on the farm.

The hens arrived from the British Hen Welfare Trust and are recovering with the help of warm knitted jumpers, made for them by members of the public.

Why not take a closer look at the new arrivals by visiting Lee Valley Park Farms this weekend?

Lee Valley Park Farms. Open daily, 10am-5pm until 31 Oct 2011


  1. Loving the meerkats – I have an abiding affection for them :)

    • Jenny says:

      Me too – they look like they’re taking it all in their stride. Not nervous at all, just inquisitive!

  2. Jessie says:

    Bless you all for caring for these little creatures. It warms my heart to know that there are people like you in the world.