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Evelyn Boddez, Don Campbell and Gordon Perrott (on right) pose with their chicken coop. Their families purchased the coop and the four hens, that were an instant hit at the West Country Hearth seniors’ residence in Villeneuve.

Chickens come to roost at seniors’ home

Reading Time: 3 minutes Urban hens have become popular during the pandemic, but four hens in particular are a hot topic at a seniors’ residence in the hamlet of Villeneuve. The story of Lucy, Louise, Jackie and Melvina — the names of the hens — began when Donna Sheehan, the daughter of one of the residents, received a chicken […] Read more