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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

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

Clive Claus : My Life in the Feathered World

Clive Claus : My Life in the Feathered World. A biography on one of Queensland's favourite fanciers.

$25.00

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

Showing Poultry : a complete guide to exhibiting y

Expert Glenn Drowns offers all the information and guidance you need to successfully exhibit your poultry at fairs and expositions. Learn how to select the best breeds and birds for exhibition and how to raise them with the proper diet, health care, .....

$20.00

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

An introduction to heritage breeds

​Developed for the particular needs of the working farm, heritage breeds have proved invaluable to small-scale agricultural production for centuries.

$35.00

Poultry Breeds / Carol Ekarius

Poultry Breeds is a fresh field guide of feathered friends with stunning photos highlighting the beauty and unique attributes of 104 chicken, duck, goose, and turkey breeds.

$20.00

Free-range chicken gardens : how to create a beaut

Presents advice for keeping chickens in the garden, discussing such topics as housing, garden design, landscaping, fencing, plant choices, and predator control.

$35.00

The New Rules of the Roost : Organic care & fe

The new rules of the roost : organic care & feeding for the family flock / Robert and Hannah Litt. Give your chickens a leg up. From backyard chicken specialists Robert and Hannah Litt comes this info-packed manual that goes beyond the basics.

$45.00

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

Storey's guide to raising chickens 4th Edition

Whether you re raising a few backyard chickens or a flock of 100, this is the book you need to keep your birds healthy and safe. With the most up-to-date information on shelter, food, eggs, chicks, health care, and meat, this time-tested authority can hel

$40.00

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

Hentopia : create a hassle-free habitat for happy

More eggs, less work! And more enjoyment for both the chickens and their keeper! That's the promise of Frank Hyman's Hentopia.

$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

Storeys Guide to Raising Ducks

Storey's guide to raising ducks : breeds, care, health / Dave Holderread. A deep and useful resource for anyone grom beginner to advanced breeder. Dave Holderread studied and raised ducks for 50 years, taught applied poultry science in Puerto Rico, befo

$35.00