The Chicken Health Handbook, 2nd Edition

The Chicken Health Handbook, 2nd Edition

Author: Gail Damerow

Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 9781603428583

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 496

View: 589

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.

Chicken Health For Dummies

Chicken Health For Dummies

Author: Julie Gauthier

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118444276

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 336

View: 727

Published to accompany Raising Chickens For Dummies, this go-to guide to chicken health and wellness features an encyclopedia of common and not-so-common diseases, injuries, symptoms and cures that chicken owners may encounter. Original.

Poultry Health Handbook

Poultry Health Handbook

Author: L. Dwight Schwartz

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:319510001399689

Category: Parasites

Page: 222

View: 609

General information and fundamental factors in disease prevention; Respiratory diseases (air passages, lings, air sacs); Virus diseases (nonrespiratory); Bacterial diseases (nonrespiratory); Miscellaneous diseases; Nutritional and metabolic diseases; Protozoan diseases; Parasites of poultry.

Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens, 4th Edition

Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens, 4th Edition

Author: Gail Damerow

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 9781612129303

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 424

View: 909

Serious poultry farmers and backyard bird raisers have relied on this best-selling reference for more than 20 years. The fourth edition of Gail Damerow’s comprehensive handbook is now completely revised and redesigned, making it more accessible and informative than ever. You’ll get the most up-to-date details on shelter, food, health care, eggs, chicks, and meat, and recent research into chicken behavior and communication makes the sections on flock management truly authoritative. New color photos and illustrations provide more specificity and information about chicken breeds, anatomy, and health.

The Chicken Encyclopedia

The Chicken Encyclopedia

Author: Gail Damerow

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781603427760

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 320

View: 477

The visual A-to-Z reference for all things chicken, from Storey’s most respected chicken expert. Includes explanations of the most common conditions, situations, and behaviors chicken owners (or fans) are likely to encounter.

Chicken Health Handbook

Chicken Health Handbook

Author: Caroline Anderson

Publisher:

ISBN: 1639871039

Category:

Page: 0

View: 128

Chicken is one of the common domesticated animal. They are reared for meat and eggs, and are kept as pets. The susceptibility of chickens to various parasites such as lice, fleas, ticks and intestinal worms is high. They are also affected by a number of diseases. These are bird flu, fowl cholera, red mite, blackhead disease, yeast infection, mushy chicken diseases, and various other infection based diseases. These diseases can be prevented by taking precautionary measures such as routine vaccines and use of appropriate antibiotics. Proper feeding techniques, farm hygiene and veterinary care play a crucial role in disease management. This book contains some path-breaking studies in the field of chicken health. It consists of contributions made by international experts. A number of latest researches have been included to keep the readers up-to-date with the global concepts in this area of study.

Your Chickens

Your Chickens

Author: Gail Damerow

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781603427579

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

View: 416

Full of expert advice and plenty of encouragement for the youngest poultry farmers, this introductory guide is designed to show children ages 9 and up how to safely and successfully raise their own chickens. With age-appropriate language and clear diagrams, Gail Damerow provides everything kids need to know to choose, purchase, house, and show their own chickens. Whether they’re interested in raising chickens for pleasure or to make money, this easy-to-use guide will help children achieve their chicken-raising goals.

The Chicken Health Manual

The Chicken Health Manual

Author: Wilfred Paul

Publisher:

ISBN: 9798453763849

Category:

Page: 48

View: 229

Maintaining hens in the backyard is a joyful and relatively straightforward activity. However, chickens may sometimes become unwell much like a pet. While the thought of ill hens might be frightening, the most common health issues in hens can typically be readily addressed at home. In this article, we discuss and discuss the five most frequent health concerns amongst hens. Once you realize these health concerns, you are much better placed to maintain your hens healthy and avoid them with your flock. This guide will show you the various disease affecting chickens, you will also be show how to effectively treat these disease to increase productivity and maximize profit