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*NEW* The Chicken Health Handbook 2nd Edition

The Chicken Health Handbook 2nd Edition / Gail Damerow. If you keep chickens and only buy one book this should be it! Whether you keep half a dozen or 500 fowls this book is written in language that can be understood by the layperson.

$45.00

The Best of "Fulldrop" : The writings of

The Best of "Fulldrop" : the writings of E. T. Piper 2004 Revised Edition. This 388 page very beautifully bound hardback contains many writings of the late E.T. Piper (FULLDROP), editor and owner of the Feathered Warrior magazine from 1935 to 1964.

$95.00

Game Chickens and How to Breed Them by Tan Bark

Game Chickens & How to Breed Them (Tan Bark). Reprinted by The Feathered Warrior. 60 pages. Softcover.

$33.00

Malays, Game Fowls & Bantams in Australia / A.

Malays, Game Fowls and Bantams in Australia by A.J. Compton. Reprinted by Keith Dubber Printing 2001. This book was first published in 1898. It was written by one of Australia's greatest Game men, Albert James Compton.

$100.00

Scientific Breeding of Gamefowl / by Floyd Gurley

The Scientific Breeding of Gamefowl (Floyd Gurley) Breeding gamefowl the correct way is explained in this 128 page paper back written by famous gamefowl breeder Floyd Gurley in collaboration with John J. Roman.

$60.00

Australian Pekin Bantam

The Australian Pekin Bantam. Complete Handbook and Manual with Standards. 32 colour photographs of the Standardised colours in Australia. More than 100 Black & White photographs plus sketches & line drawings

$65.00

Golden & Silver Sebright Bantams

Golden & Silver Sebright Bantams / Bill Holland. This book was produced primarily as a beginners guide to Sebright breeding. Most of the information included here are well know facts to the old time breeeder.

$22.00

Rare Poultry Breeds / David Scrivener

Rare Poultry Breeds / David Scrivener. This book provides a fully detailed reference guide to virtually every rare breed that is likely to be encountered by poultry fanciers and covers the rarest, most obscure and, in a few cases, even extinct breeds of

$55.00

Storeys Illustrated Guide To Poultry Breeds

Storeys Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds / Carol Ekarius. Presents more than 128 fowl from chickens & turkeys to emus & pheasants. Readers will find color photographs, a brief history and a detailed description. Identifying characteristics included are

$40.00

The Chicken Encyclopedia

The chicken encyclopedia / by Gail Damerow. The A-Z Chicken Companion. From addled to wind egg, crossed beak to zygote, if it concerns chickens, it's covered in this comprehensive encyclopedia. Now you can find the answers to all your chicken questions

$35.00

A Guide To Better Hatching 2012 edition

A Guide to Better Hatching Revised Edution (2012) / Janet Stromberg. A Guide to Better Hatching has detailed information on eggs and incubation, including factors to promote successful hatch, care and selection of eggs... (More info - click picture)

$27.00

Hatching & Brooding your own Chicks / Damerow

Hatching & Brooding your own chicks : Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, Geese, Guinea Fowl / Gail Damerow. This book presents a guide to acquiring and brooding hatchlings, covering such topics as setting up a brooder; managing water, feed, and bedding; chick deve

$35.00

The Mobile Poultry Slaughterhouse

The mobile poultry slaughterhouse / Ali Berlow. Mobile poultry slaughterhouse : A complete guide to building and using a humane, safe, and local.

$30.00

Backyard Chicken Bible Book

Whether you want two chickens or two hundred, this manual will guide you along your journey to successfully raising chickens. Growing a backyard chicken flock is an investment, and one of the most important factors in ... (More info - click picture)

$40.00

The henkeeping specialist / David Squire

The idea of self-sufficient living has never been more prominent and as a result, henkeeping is becoming increasingly popular. You don't need a large garden, expensive equipment or even a great deal of time and by keeping chickens you can really benefit f

$21.00

Keep Chickens!

Keep chickens! : tending small flocks in cities, suburbs, and other small spaces / Barbara Kilarski. If you find yourself reading up on fancy breeds of chickens, if you've taken to sketching coop designs on cocktail napkins, then you're ready to join the

$30.00

Keeping Chickens

Keeping chickens / Jeremy Hobson and Celia Lewis. Whether you keep chickens for eggs or meat, this practical guide covers all the issues you need to consider first. Covers everything from egg-laying to ease of keeping breeds. Discover how to set up and

$35.00

Storeys Guide to Raising Chickens 3rd Ed.

Storeys Guide to Raising Chickens 3rd Ed. / Gail Damerow. Whether you are raising a couple of backyard chickens or a flock of one hundred, this book will help you heep your birds healthy and safe. Filled with useful advice and practical know-how, Gail

$35.00

Storeys Guide to Raising Poultry 4th Ed.

Storeys Guide to Raising Poultry 4th Ed. / Glenn Drowns. One of the only books you need to naturally and humanely raise a wide range of poultry, from chickens and turkeys to waterfowl and game birds -- even uncommon species, such as pigeons, emus, doves,

$35.00

A guide to pheasants & waterfowl

A guide to pheasants & waterfowl : their management care & breeding / Danny Brown This book covers the management, care, health, and breeding of Waterfowl and Pheasants. An authoritive book written by a fancier who completed a Bachelor of Science degree w

$52.70

A guide to pigeons, doves & quail

A guide to pigeons, doves & quail : their management, care and breeding / by Danny Brown. This book covers the management, care, health, and breeding of pigeons, doves, and quail. An authoritive book written by a fancier who has a Bachelor of Science degr

$37.50

Guinea Fowl / Van Hoesen-Stromberg

Guinea Fowl / Van Hoesen-Stromberg. An excellent book about guinea fowl. Covers every area of guinea fowl management: breeding, hatching, rearing, feeding, housing, marketing, cooking. Author: Van Hoesen/Stromberg

$28.00

Guineafowl Past & Present / Michael Roberts

Guineafowl Past & Present / Michael Roberts. Revised 2nd Edition. The Gold Cockerel Series. A guide to keeping Guineafowl on a small scale or commercially. Chapters on keeping Vulturine and Crested Guineafowl, Guineafowl in Africa, their history and m

$30.00

Starting with Geese / Katie Thear

Starting with Geese / Katie Thear. An up-to-date and comprehensive guide to keeping geese on a small or commercial scale. Domestic, utility, show & ornamental breeds in colour. Managing, breeding, rearing, selling & showing.

$27.00