This go-to reference gives you more of everything you need to know, and didn't know you needed to know, about backyard and urban chickens. A seemingly reputable blog may tell you one thing while a magazine could say the complete opposite! A farmer may give some homespun wisdom that another may say is complete phooey.
Chicken keepers have access to more information than ever these days, which makes it harder than ever to determine whether what you're reading is a chicken fact or just plain chicken poop. Schneider has assembled a team of leading chicken experts to help you sort through common facts and fictions about how to keep your flock happy and healthy.
Chicken fact or chicken poop covers topics including nutrition, trauma, parasites, medication, predators, and human health. This is where andy Schneider, the Chicken Whisperer, comes in. Chicken fact or chicken poop is a science-rooted, fact-based, and study-reinforced manual designed to help you weed through the facts and fictions about your flock.
The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Revised: Everything you need to know. . . and didn't know you needed to know about backyard and urban chickens
Now andy schneider is back with The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Expanded & Revised. Are you looking for a great way to reconnect with the earth, and your food sources? Keeping backyard chickens is a fun, simple way to start making this happen, the community, even with limited space in your backyard.
Since the chicken whisperer's guide to keeping Chickens was first published in 2011, tens of thousands of people have discovered the joys and benefits of a backyard flock. The down-to-earth, common-sense advice in The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Expanded & Revised is perfect for people looking to get started keeping backyard poultry.
This fun, comprehensive guide is a perfect fit for your busy lifestyle. Inside, you'll learn:the benefits of a backyard chicken flockThe art of incubationLiving with brooding hensSetting up coops and runsProper poultry nutritionUnderstanding your chickens' health and wellnessAnd that's just for a start, so why not start your flock today?
Let the chicken whisperer poultry personality andy schneider teach you everything he knows and everything you need to know about raising a backyard flock! Ditch the super-technical manuals and enjoy Andy's unique, common-sense perspective in The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Expanded & Revised.
How to Speak Chicken: Why Your Chickens Do What They Do & Say What They Say
Combining her up-close observations with scientific findings and interviews with other chicken enthusiasts, Caughey answers unexpected questions such as Do chickens have names for each other? How do their eyes work? and How do chickens learn? Foreword INDIES Silver Award Winner. Her hours among the flock have resulted in this quirky, irresistible guide packed with firsthand insights into how chickens communicate and interact, use their senses to understand the world around them, and establish pecking order and roles within the flock.
Best-selling author melissa caughey knows that backyard chickens are like any favorite pet — fun to spend time with and fascinating to observe.
The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens: Everything You Need to Know . . . and Didn't Know You Needed to Know About Backyard and Urban Chickens
This fun, comprehensive guide is a perfect fit for your busy lifestyle. Inside, you’ll learn:—the benefits of a backyard chicken flock—so you're eggspecting: The Art of Incubation— The Art of Brooding—Home Sweet Home: Coops & Runs—Nutrition, Health, and Wellness…and much more! Used book in Good Condition.
Are you looking for a great way to reconnect with the earth, and your food sources? Keeping backyard chickens is a fun, simple way to start making this happen, the community, even with limited space in your backyard. Let the chicken whisperer poultry personality andy schneider teach you everything he knows…and everything you need to know…about raising a backyard flock! Ditch the super-technical manuals and enjoy Andy's unique, common-sense perspective in The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens.
The Chicken Chick's Guide to Backyard Chickens: Simple Steps for Healthy, Happy Hens
Used book in Good Condition. Kathy addresses everything needed to keep chickens simply, breed selection, and beyond! Internationally known as The Chicken Chick, chicken health, including coops, chick care, Kathy Shea Mormino brings an informative style and fresh perspective on raising backyard chickens to millions of fans around the world.
An attorney by profession, kathy is the founder and one-woman creative force behind her wildly popular and award-winning Facebook page and blog, The-Chicken-Chick. Com. The result is accurate information presented in the fun and abundantly illustrated format that Mormino has delivered on her blog for years.
The chicken chick's guide to Backyard Chickens covers all aspects of keeping pet chickens in a beautifully illustrated, no-nonsense format. Kathy’s personality permeates the book as she guides newbie, feeding, veteran, health, and would-be backyard chickeneers alike through all aspects of small-flock care—from getting into the hobby to housing, egg production, and much more.
Now her practical, down-to-earth approach to chicken-keeping is available in book form. Sharing her years of hard-earned experience and collaborations with poultry veterinarians, nutritionists, and professors, she provides simple steps to care for these uncommon pets with confidence.
101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily: Tips, Tricks, and Ideas for You and your Hens
Spoil your chickens and beautify your coop with 101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily. Join lisa steele, chicken-keeper extraordinaire and founder of Fresh Eggs Daily, on a behind-the-coop tour like you've never seen. Lisa has spent years figuring out the best ways to keep chickens healthy, the natural way, and she's collected more than just your average tips.
101 chicken keeping hacks from fresh eggs daily includes simple ideas for re-using and upcycling old items, as well as detailed information on using natural ingredients to enhance and improve your chickens' lives without breaking the bank. This guide includes these handy ideas and much more:feeding: try homemade scratch, or frozen treatsthe run: make a chicken swing or DIY scarecrowChicken Health: Find ideas for boredom busters, growing fodder, homemade salves, and herbal teasThe Coop: Keep it clean with a natural coop cleaner and make your own coop curtainsThe Garden: Build an herb drying rack or brew a batch of chicken poop “tea”So what are you waiting for? Make your chickens the happiest birds on the block! Used book in Good Condition.
Chicken DIY: 20 Fun-to-Make Projects for Happy and Healthy Chickens
Clear step-by-step color photographs guide the reader through each hands-on project. Inside chicken diyhow to prepare and build a safe and healthy environment for your backyard flock20 hands-on projects for chicken coops, thorough, waterers, and moreClear step-by-step color photographsOverview of the basic tools and skills needed to complete each projectComplete, egg incubators, runs, nest boxes, feeders, ramps, roosts, and easy-to-follow instructions “Why DIY?” section explains the positive benefits and satisfaction of building things yourselfBonus chapter takes a fascinating look at the history of chicken-keeping and DIY chicken projects through history Used book in Good Condition.
The popularity of egg-laying chickens is on the rise. Veteran farmers and poultry enthusiasts Samantha and Daniel Johnson provide complete and easy-to-follow instructions for 20 essential projects, roosts, ramps, from coops and feeders to runs, and incubators. In chicken diy, aspiring chicken farmers will find creative plans and easy-to-follow construction tips for making a safe and healthy environment for their fine-feathered friends.
. Sustainable and fun, raising chickens is one of the most interesting and rewarding backyard hobbies you can find.
The Chicken Health Handbook, 2nd Edition: A Complete Guide to Maximizing Flock Health and Dealing with Disease
Practical charts identify common symptoms and causes of infection, while an alphabetic listing of diseases provides advice on treatment. Used book in Good Condition. Storey Publishing. Healthy chickens are happy chickens. This one-of-a-kind reference book covers the health problems that plague chickens of all breeds and ages.
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.
Fresh Eggs Daily: Raising Happy, Healthy Chickens...Naturally
Includes many "recipes" and 8 easy DIY projects for the coop and run. The usda's new study of urban chicken raising sees a 400% increase in backyard chickens over the next 5 years, driven by younger adults. Storey Publishing. Fresh eggs daily is an authoritative, feed, nesting boxes, runs, accessible guide to coops, 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. Full color photos throughout. St lynn s Press. More than ever, americans care about the quality and safety of the food they eat. Used book in Good Condition. 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. She emphasizes the therapeutic value of herbs and natural supplements to maintaining a healthy environment for your chickens.
A Kid's Guide to Keeping Chickens: Best Breeds, Creating a Home, Care and Handling, Outdoor Fun, Crafts and Treats
137 pp. By melissa Caughey. St lynn s Press. Covering everything from feeding, and collecting eggs to quirky behaviors and humane treatment, housing, Caughey’s engaging advice helps children understand the best ways to care for their chickens. Great for those with a backyard flock or those who are considering raising chickens.
Full of colorful photos and illustrations. Storey Publishing. Spark enthusiasm with creative activities like chicken forts and a veggie piñata for the flock, and feed more than the imagination with egg-centric dishes like Mexican egg pizza. Used book in Good Condition. Paperback.
Sweet PDZ Coop Refresher 10 lbs.
No added perfumes, masking scents, or chemicals used in formulation of the product. This superior, fast-acting odor neutralization, all-natural and organic listed mineral offers safe, elimination, with addition of moisture absorption contributed to its unique internal structure. Storey Publishing. Full of colorful photos and illustrations.
St lynn s Press. 137 pp. By melissa Caughey. People, and earth friendly - 100% organic materials used, flock, no other additives.33 years of proven odor control performance and always "Made in the USA". When disposed with habitat waste and bedding, it enhances nutrient performance in compost and gardens. Non-toxic, all natural and fully organically certified granular material ideal for coop applications.
Sweet pdz coop refresher is a true holistic and full-circle green-earth mineral - it comes from the earth, captures toxic odors and returns to the earth as a soil amendment. The coop refresher granules make it easy and safe to apply in chicken coops, roosting areas and runs. Paperback. Because chicken coops don't need to smell fowl from the leading odor control brand comes Sweet PDZ coop refresher.
Used book in Good Condition.