If you are interested in adopting an ex-battery hen, please complete the following form and we will contact you to discuss your request.
Please note: Hens are only available for adoption in the Auckland/Rodney region. If you live in another area of New Zealand, please visit your local SPCA or http://www.chickenrescue.net.nz to find other hens for adoption.
The Sanctuary is an animal refuge run by Shawn Bishop and Michael Dixon in Matakana, New Zealand. We provide a safe haven for abused and neglected animals, and care for injured or orphaned native birds. A charitable trust has been established for this purpose.