Packed with relevant information for all breeds and ages, this book covers nutrition, disease, immunity, and anatomy. Written for the chicken fancier and nonspecialist.
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This must-have reference for the small flock owner covers the problems and diseases common to chickens of all breeds and all ages. Generously illustrated, The Chicken Health Handbook teaches you how to:
* hatch healthy chicks
* provide proper nutrition
* fight parasites
* spot diseases and infections in their early stages
* protect flocks from predators
* build safe houses and yards
Practical charts in The Chicken Health Handbook help pinpoint common symptoms and causes of disease. An extensive alphabetic listing of diseases provides quick access to treatments and remedies for everything from poor egg production to crooked toe syndrome.About the Author:
Gail Damerow, author of The Chicken Health Handbook, 2nd Edition, has written extensively on raising chickens and other livestock, growing fruits and vegetables, and related rural know-how in more than a dozen country skills how-to books, including the best-selling Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens, The Chicken Encyclopedia, and Hatching and Brooding Your Own Chicks. Damerow is a regular contributor to Backyard Poultry and Countryside magazines. She lives in Tennessee with her husband, where they operate a family farm with poultry and dairy goats, a sizable garden, and a small orchard.
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Book Description Storey Books, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Covers nutrition, infectious disease, immunity, anatomy, parasites, and incubation. A first-rate guide for the small producer . . . Flawless. -- Booklist. Bookseller Inventory # AAZ9780882666112
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Book Description Garden Way Publishing / Storey Communications, Inc, 1994. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Charts Foreword by Jeanne Smith, D.V.M. Introduction 1. Chicken Health 2. Health and Nutrition 3. Anatomy of a Chicken 4. External Parasites 5. Internal Parasites: Worms 6. Internal Parasites: Protozoa 7. Infectious Diseases 8. Environment-Related Problems 9. Diagnostic Guides 10. Postmortem Examination 11. Therapy 12. Enhancing Immunity 13. Incubation and Brooding 14. Chickens and Human Health 15. Diseases and Disorders Glossary Suppliers State Poultry Pathology Laboratories Recommended Reading IndeX. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0882666118
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Book Description Garden Way Publishing / Storey Communications, Inc, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0882666118
Book Description 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 155mm x 24mm x 231mm. Paperback. Packed with relevant information for all breeds and ages, this book covers nutrition, disease, immunity, and anatomy. Written for the chicken fancier and nonspecialist. This must-have refe.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 400 pages. 0.550. Bookseller Inventory # 9780882666112