the chicken health handbook 2nd edition a complete guide to maximizing flock health and dealing with disease

Download Book The Chicken Health Handbook 2nd Edition A Complete Guide To Maximizing Flock Health And Dealing With Disease in PDF format. You can Read Online The Chicken Health Handbook 2nd Edition A Complete Guide To Maximizing Flock Health And Dealing With Disease here in PDF, EPUB, Mobi or Docx formats.

The Chicken Health Handbook 2nd Edition

Author : Gail Damerow
ISBN : 9781603428583
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 26. 26 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 824
Read : 406

Download Now


Healthy chickens are happy chickens. This one-of-a-kind reference book covers the health problems that plague chickens of all breeds and ages. Practical charts identify common symptoms and causes of infection, while an alphabetic listing of diseases provides advice on treatment. You’ll find helpful descriptions of troublesome ailments of all types, from poor egg production to crooked toe syndrome. Practical remedies and gentle preventative care measures will help your beloved flock stay happy, healthy, and safe.

The Chicken Encyclopedia

Author : Gail Damerow
ISBN : 9781603427760
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 77. 48 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 382
Read : 1126

Download Now


From addled to wind egg and crossed beak to zygote, the terminology of everything chicken is demystified in The Chicken Encyclopedia. Complete with breed descriptions, common medical concerns, and plenty of chicken trivia, this illustrated A-to-Z reference guide is both informative and entertaining. Covering tail types, breeding, molting, communication, and much more, Gail Damerow provides answers to all of your chicken questions and quandaries. Even seasoned chicken farmers are sure to discover new information about the multifaceted world of these fascinating birds.

Chicken Health For Dummies

Author : Julie Gauthier
ISBN : 9781118460986
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 41. 80 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 971
Read : 641

Download Now


Everything you need to care for and keep happy, healthy chickens With directives on diagnosing and treating sick or ailing chickens, as well as general information on how to keep chickens in peak condition, Chicken Health For Dummies is your go-to guide on how to best care for and keep chickens. Inside, you'll get everything you need to know about chicken health and wellness: an encyclopedia full of common and not-so-common diseases, injuries, symptoms, and cures that chicken owners may encounter. Chicken Health For Dummies provides chicken owners with one handy, all-encompassing resource. Helps you identify potential hazards and signs of ill health in your chicken Shows you how to properly examine chickens to identify and isolate potential health issues before they spread to the rest of the flock An encyclopedia full of common and uncommon diseases, injuries, symptoms, and cures for chickens Chicken Health For Dummies joins Raising Chickens For Dummies and Building Chickens Coops For Dummies to round out the For Dummies reference library as a must-have resource for both rural and urban chicken owners.

Backyard Poultry Medicine And Surgery

Author : Cheryl B. Greenacre
ISBN : 9781118403860
Genre : Medical
File Size : 44. 65 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 317
Read : 690

Download Now


Backyard Poultry Medicine and Surgery is a practical resource offering guidance on developing diagnostic and treatment plans for individual companion poultry or small flocks. Organized by body system to aid in developing a differential diagnosis list for common presenting signs, the book provides all the information clinicians need to effectively treat backyard poultry. Written by experts from both the commercial poultry field and the companion avian field, the book provides thorough coverage of both common and less common diseases of backyard chickens, ducks, and other poultry. The book begins with introductory chapters covering general information, an overview of US laws, and basic husbandry concerns, then moves into specific disease chapters organized by system. The book takes an individual medicine perspective throughout, with photographs, radiographs, and histopathological photomicrographs to illustrate principles and diseases. Backyard Poultry Medicine and Surgery is an invaluable guide to diseases and treatments for any practitioners treating backyard poultry.

The Chicken Whisperer S Guide To Keeping Chickens

Author : Andy Schneider
ISBN : 9781592537280
Genre : Nature
File Size : 64. 37 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 854
Read : 869

Download Now


Are you looking for a great way to reconnect with the earth, the community, and your food sources? Keeping backyard chickens is a fun, simple way to start making this happen, even with limited space in your backyard. Let the Chicken Whisperer (poultry personality Andy Schneider) teach you everything he knows…and everything you need to know…about raising a backyard flock! Ditch the super-technical manuals and enjoy Andy's unique, common-sense perspective in The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens. This fun, comprehensive guide is a perfect fit for your busy lifestyle. Inside, you’ll learn:—The Benefits of a Backyard Chicken Flock—So You're Eggspecting: The Art of Incubation— The Art of Brooding—Home Sweet Home: Coops & Runs—Nutrition, Health, and Wellness…and much more!

Storey S Illustrated Guide To Poultry Breeds

Author : Carol Ekarius
ISBN : 1580176674
Genre : Nature
File Size : 84. 73 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 126
Read : 1317

Download Now


Presents more than 120 barnyard fowl and wild fowl from chickens and turkeys to emus and pheasants. For each animal, readers will find color photographs, a brief history, and a detailed description. The identifying characteristics included for each breed are: class (standard and bantam); size (for cocks and hens); appearance of comb, wattles, and earlobes; color (everything from black-breasted red to silver laced); place of origin; conservation status; and special qualities (including longevity, size and quantity of eggs, quality of meat, and other relevant uses).

Genetics Of The Fowl

Author : F. B. Hutt
ISBN : 9780972177030
Genre : Pets
File Size : 54. 41 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 168
Read : 1063

Download Now


This has been the indispensable companion of chicken breeders since its introduction in 1949. Chapters include the genetics of plumage, egg production, body size, disease resistance, and much more. (Animals/Pets)

Top Download:

Best Books