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My Pet Chicken Handbook
Sensible Advice And Savvy Answers For Raising Backyard Chickens, Plus 50 Recipes
The backyard chicken is the new “it” pet—and with good reason: These birds are personable, beautiful, and (mostly) low maintenance. But they’re not without their quirks and sometimes puzzling behaviors. That’s where the experts at MyPetChicken.com have a beak up on the competition—they hear from chicken keepers daily and offer advice about common mistakes and pitfalls that occur when raising a flock of chickens in the backyard. Detailed care instructions for baby chicks and mature hens help to ensure a friendly and enjoyable flock. Then the joy of chicken keeping comes full “ovoid” with 50 recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, featuring the incredible and versatile egg.
By Lissa Lucas & Traci Torres, The Experts At My Pet Chicken
246 pages; $17.99
How To Raise Chickens
Everything You Need To Know To Raise Chickens
Whether you want to raise 5 chickens or 50, whether you have a 40-foot city lot or a 40-acre farm, the expert advice in this hands-on guidebook makes it easy for you to get started raising a healthy flock. Christine Heinrichs explains all the helpful DOs and important DON’Ts. This brightly illustrated, full-color guide will prove an indispensable resource for anyone interested in raising their very own flocks. Easy-to-follow advice helps you to: Choose breeds and obtain stock; House and feed chickens; Manage your flock and keep it healthy; Select and cull for breeding programs; Incubate eggs and care for chicks; Raise chickens in the country, suburbs, or city.
By Christine Heinrichs
208 Pages; $19.99
Fresh Eggs Daily
Raising Happy, Healthy Chickens…Naturally
More than ever, Americans care about the quality and safety of the food they eat. They’re bringing back an American tradition: raising their own backyard chickens for eggs and companionship. And they care about the quality of life of their chickens. Fresh Eggs Daily is an authoritative, accessible guide to coops, nesting boxes, runs, breeding, feed, and natural health care with time-tested remedies. The author promotes the benefits of keeping chickens happy and well-occupied, and in optimal health, free of chemicals and antibiotics. She emphasizes the therapeutic value of herbs and natural supplements to maintaining a healthy environment for your chickens. Includes many recipes and 8 easy DIY projects for the coop and run. Full color photos throughout. Hardcover.
By Lisa Steele
142 pages; $17.95