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The Resource Chicken breeds & care : a color directory of the most popular breeds and their care, Frances Bassom

Chicken breeds & care : a color directory of the most popular breeds and their care, Frances Bassom

Label
Chicken breeds & care : a color directory of the most popular breeds and their care
Title
Chicken breeds & care
Title remainder
a color directory of the most popular breeds and their care
Statement of responsibility
Frances Bassom
Title variation
  • Chicken breeds and care
  • Mini encyclopedia of chicken breeds & care
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores all aspects of keeping chickens, including housing, day-to-day management, feeding, breeding, chicken behaviour, health care, and showing" -p.[4] of cover
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
636.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Chicken breeds & care : a color directory of the most popular breeds and their care, Frances Bassom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207) and index
Contents
Part one: practical section: Poultry keeping is booming -- History of domestic breeds -- Which type of chicken is best for you? -- Housing chickens -- Management and feeding -- Eggs -- Breeding chickens -- Understanding chicken behavior -- Health care -- Showing birds. Part two: Chicken breed profiles: Light breeds -- Ancona -- Andalusian -- Appenzeller -- Araucana -- Ardenner -- Autosexing breeds -- Bassette -- Brabanter -- Brakel -- Breda -- Campine -- Dandarawl -- Fayoumi -- Friesian -- Hamburg -- Kraienkoppe -- Leghorn -- Lakenvelder -- Marsh Daisy -- Minorca -- Old English Pheasant Fowl -- Poland -- Redcap -- Scots Dumpy -= Scots Gray -- Sicilian Buttercup -- Silkie -- Spanish -- Sultan -- Sumatra -- Vorwerk -- Welsummer -- Yokohama -- Yokohama, Red-Saddled White -- Heavy breeds -- Australorp -- Barnevelder -- Bielefelder -- Brahma -- Buckeye -- Chantecler -- Cochin -- Crevecoer -- Deleware -- Dominique -- Dorking -- Faverolles -- Frizzle -- German Langshan -- Housan -- Java -- Jersey Giant -- Ixworth -- La Fleche -- Langshan -- Lincolnshire Buff -- Marans -- New Hampshire -- Norfolk Gray -- North Holland Blue -- Orloff -- Orphington -- Plymouth Rock -- Rhode Island Red -- Sulmtaler -- Sussex -- Turken -- Wyandotte -- True Bantams -- Bearded Belgian d'Anvers -- Bearded Grubbe and Bearded Watermael -- Belgian Bearded d'Uccle and Bearded d'Everberg -- Booted Bantam -- Dutch -- Japanese -- Nankin -- Ohiki -- Cochin Bantam -- Rosecomb -- Sebright -- Serama -- Game breeds -- Aseel -- Belgian Game -- Cornish Game -- Ko-Shamo -- Malay -- Modern Game -- Old English Game -- Old English Game Bantam -- Satsumadori -- Shamo -- Long-crowing breeds
Control code
14346988
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781554074730
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn321595906
  • (OCoLC)321595906
Label
Chicken breeds & care : a color directory of the most popular breeds and their care, Frances Bassom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207) and index
Contents
Part one: practical section: Poultry keeping is booming -- History of domestic breeds -- Which type of chicken is best for you? -- Housing chickens -- Management and feeding -- Eggs -- Breeding chickens -- Understanding chicken behavior -- Health care -- Showing birds. Part two: Chicken breed profiles: Light breeds -- Ancona -- Andalusian -- Appenzeller -- Araucana -- Ardenner -- Autosexing breeds -- Bassette -- Brabanter -- Brakel -- Breda -- Campine -- Dandarawl -- Fayoumi -- Friesian -- Hamburg -- Kraienkoppe -- Leghorn -- Lakenvelder -- Marsh Daisy -- Minorca -- Old English Pheasant Fowl -- Poland -- Redcap -- Scots Dumpy -= Scots Gray -- Sicilian Buttercup -- Silkie -- Spanish -- Sultan -- Sumatra -- Vorwerk -- Welsummer -- Yokohama -- Yokohama, Red-Saddled White -- Heavy breeds -- Australorp -- Barnevelder -- Bielefelder -- Brahma -- Buckeye -- Chantecler -- Cochin -- Crevecoer -- Deleware -- Dominique -- Dorking -- Faverolles -- Frizzle -- German Langshan -- Housan -- Java -- Jersey Giant -- Ixworth -- La Fleche -- Langshan -- Lincolnshire Buff -- Marans -- New Hampshire -- Norfolk Gray -- North Holland Blue -- Orloff -- Orphington -- Plymouth Rock -- Rhode Island Red -- Sulmtaler -- Sussex -- Turken -- Wyandotte -- True Bantams -- Bearded Belgian d'Anvers -- Bearded Grubbe and Bearded Watermael -- Belgian Bearded d'Uccle and Bearded d'Everberg -- Booted Bantam -- Dutch -- Japanese -- Nankin -- Ohiki -- Cochin Bantam -- Rosecomb -- Sebright -- Serama -- Game breeds -- Aseel -- Belgian Game -- Cornish Game -- Ko-Shamo -- Malay -- Modern Game -- Old English Game -- Old English Game Bantam -- Satsumadori -- Shamo -- Long-crowing breeds
Control code
14346988
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781554074730
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn321595906
  • (OCoLC)321595906

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