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Birds & Poultry

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Animals & Nature:Domestic Animals & Pets:Birds & Poultry
   -Budgies
   -Chickens
   -Conures and Parakeets
   -Ducks
   -Game Birds
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   -Guinea Fowl
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Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, Carol Ekarius
1 Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds
Carol Ekarius USA Storey Publishing 2007 1580176674 / 9781580176675 Soft cover New Book 27.6 x 21.7 
More than 128 birds strut their stuff across the pages of this definitive primer for intrepid poultry farmers and feather fanciers alike. From the Manx Rumpy to the Redcap and the Ancona duck to his Aylesbury cousin, each breed is profiled with a brief history, detailed descriptions of identifying characteristics, and colourful photography. Comprehensive and fun, Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds celebrates the personalities and charming good looks of North America's quirkiest barnyard birds and waterfowl. 288 pages 
Price: 39.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks 2nd Edition, Dave Holderread
2 Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks 2nd Edition
Dave Holderread USA Storey Publishing 2011 1603426922 / 9781603426923 2nd Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.3 
Covering everything from breeding to butchering, Dave Holderread provides all the information you need to know to successfully raise your own ducks. With in-depth information on feeding, housing, behaviour, and health care, this comprehensive guide also provides proven strategies for creating a profitable business plan and marketing your products. Whether you're about to acquire your first ducks or are interested in experimenting with rare breeds, Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks will help you achieve your duck-raising goals. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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How to Look After Your Budgie: A Practical Guide to Caring for Your Pet, in Step-by-step Photographs, David Alderton
3 How to Look After Your Budgie: A Practical Guide to Caring for Your Pet, in Step-by-step Photographs
David Alderton UK Armadillo Books 2014 1861473265 / 9781861473264 Hardcover New Book 24.3 x 20.8 x 0.9 cm 
This title is filled with useful information and advice, from how to choose a budgie, to feeding and healthcare. It offers practical instruction on how to handle your pet, train it to perch on your finger and teach it to talk, shown in over 60 easy-to-follow photographs. Ideal for 5- to 9-year-olds, this book will enable children to bond with their budgie and get the most out of being a responsible and caring pet owner. It is written by an internationally renowned authority on birds and their care. Children love animals. Looking after one's first pet is a hugely enjoyable and wondrous experience for a small child, as well as providing important lessons in growing up, taking responsibility and caring for others. This delightful book is packed with pictures of young pet owners learning how to take care of their pet birds. It contains essential guidance on everything from choosing a budgie and settling it into the home, to taming it and cleaning out its cage. The practical advice is complemented by step-by-step photographs and a gallery of the different budgie varieties that are available. This book is an invaluable resource that captures the appeal of these birds in a fun and accessible way. 
Price: 13.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Turkeys 3rd Edition, Don Schrider
4 Storey's Guide to Raising Turkeys 3rd Edition
Don Schrider USA Storey Publishing 2013 1612121497 / 9781612121499 3rd Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
Turkeys are an excellent source of succulent meat, rich eggs, and nutrient-dense manure, and raising them is a rewarding and profitable activity for many farmers. Storey's Guide to Raising Turkeys provides expert information on breed selection, facilities management, health care, and slaughtering. With helpful tips on acquiring organic certification, processing both meat and eggs, and marketing your products, you'll have all the information you need to successfully raise your own healthy and productive turkeys. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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The Backyard Chicken Bible: The Complete Guide to Raising Chickens, Eric Lofgren
5 The Backyard Chicken Bible: The Complete Guide to Raising Chickens
Eric Lofgren USA Betterway Books 2014 1440339244 / 9781440339240 Soft cover New Book 
Your Backyard is the New Farm! Whether you want two chickens or two hundred, this manual will guide you along your journey to successfully raising chickens. Growing a backyard chicken flock is an investment, and one of the most important factors in cultivating a happy, healthy poultry society is taking the time to learn everything you can about your birds. The Backyard Chicken Bible is filled with real-life solutions and expert advice on what to do in almost any scenario you may find yourself in while raising chickens. No matter if you're starting with eggs, chicks or adult birds, you'll find the guidance you need to succeed. Inside you'll find: * step-by-step processes for preparing your yard for chickens, caring for chicks when they arrive, maintaining the health and behavior of your flock, and addressing common issues * illustrated explanations of the anatomy of a chicken * detailed treatment advice for poultry diseases and ailments * ideas for building coops and nest boxes * step-by-step instructions for bathing, grooming, clipping wings, and trimming toe nails and beaks * advice for common flock problems including hens that stop laying, aggressive roosters, and changing flock dynamics Take the guesswork out of raising chickens, and start preparing yourself now to be the best chicken farmer in your neighborhood! 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens 3rd Edition, Gail Damerow
6 Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens 3rd Edition
Gail Damerow USA Storey Publishing 2010 1603424695 / 9781603424691 3rd Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
From hatching chicks to putting eggs on the table, this comprehensive guide has all the information you need to successfully keep chickens. Gail Damerow shows you how to choose the right breeds for your needs, build efficient chicken coops, provide necessary medical attention for your animals, and much more. Whether you're raising broilers for meat or preparing your chickens to win a blue ribbon at the next county fair, Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens will help you achieve your poultry-raising goals. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry 4th Edition, Glenn Drowns
7 Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry 4th Edition
Glenn Drowns USA Storey Publishing 2012 1612120008 / 9781612120003 4th Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
Whether you're running a farm or interested in keeping a few backyard birds, Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry covers everything you need to know to successfully raise your own chickens, turkeys, waterfowl, and more. Stressing humane practices throughout, Glenn Davis provides expert advice on breed selection, housing, feeding, behaviour, breeding, health care, and processing your own meat and eggs. With tips on raising specialty species like doves, ostriches, and peafowl, you'll be inspired to experiment with new breeds and add diversity to your poultry operation. 464 pages. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names, James A. Jobling
8 Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names
James A. Jobling UK Christopher Helm 2009 1408125013 / 9781408125014 Hardcover New Book 24.1 x 16.1 x 3.7 cm 
Many scientific bird names describe a bird's habits, habitat, distribution or plumage, while other birds are named after their discoverers or in honour of prominent ornithologists. This extraordinary work of reference lists the genus and species name for almost every species of bird in the world as well as information about its meaning and derivation. In the case of eponyms brief biographical details are provided for each of the personalities commemorated in the scientific names. This fascinating book is an outstanding information resource which will both educate and inform, and may even help readers to understand birds better. 
Price: 99.95 AUD
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A Kid's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Melissa Caughey
9 A Kid's Guide to Keeping Chickens
Melissa Caughey USA Storey Publishing 2015 1612124186 / 9781612124186 Hardcover New Book 24.8 x 19.0 x 2.0 cm 
Melissa Caughey shares her advice in an engaging way so that kids understand what it means to keep chickens and what kind of housing, food, equipment, and care the chickens will need to thrive. She also includes ideas for lots of creative activities sure to spark enthusiasm and imagination, such as speaking chicken, creating a veggie pinata for the flock, and making a chicken fort in the backyard. She even offers ten egg-centric recipes that kids will love to make and eat, including French toast, egg drop soup, and Mexican egg pizza. 
Price: 24.95 AUD
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Conures: A Guide to Caring for your Conure (Parakeet), Nikki Moustaki
10 Conures: A Guide to Caring for your Conure (Parakeet)
Nikki Moustaki USA Bowtie Press 2006 1931993939 / 9781931993937 Soft cover New Book 21.6 x 14.0 x 0.8 cm 
The adorable conure, named for its conically shaped tail, is one of the world’s favorite parrots and the subject of this Complete Care Made Easy pet guide that presents new and experienced bird keepers with insight into every aspect of selecting, caring for, and maintaining well-behaved happy pet birds. Bird specialist and trainer Nikki Moustaki has written an ideal introductory pet guide about the boisterous conure, with chapters on the characteristics of the conure, the varied behaviors of these small macaw-like parrots in the wild, selection of a healthy, typical pet bird, housing and care, feeding, training, and health care. The chapters “The Many Conure Species” and “Selecting a Great Conure” offers potential owners excellent advice about dozens of species and how to select the best one from those available commercially, from the blue-crowned conure and the green-cheeked conure to the sun conure and red-fronted conure. In the chapter on housing and care, the author discusses selection of the right cage, placement of the cage, and all the necessary accessories. A bird’s diet is critical to its ongoing health, and the chapter devoted to feeding gives the reader all the info he or she needs about choosing the best diet. The chapter “Conure Behavior and Training” gives expert advice about how to train the very talkative conure to speak and be quiet, too. The book concludes with an appendix of bird societies, a glossary of terms, and a complete index. 
Price: 16.95 AUD
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Building Chicken Coops For Dummies, Todd Brock and David Zook and Robert T. Ludlow
11 Building Chicken Coops For Dummies
Todd Brock and David Zook and Robert T. Ludlow UK John Wiley & Sons Ltd 2010 0470598964 / 9780470598962 Soft cover New Book 25.53 x 20.62 x 1.88 cm 
As the popularity of urban homesteading and sustainable living increases, it s no wonder you re in need of trusted, practical guidance on how to properly house the chickens you re planning (or have already begun) to keep. Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you the information you need to build the most cost-efficient, safe, and easy-on-the-eye enclosures for your backyard flock. This practical guide gives you easy-to-follow and customizable plans for building the backyard chicken coop that works best for you. You ll get the basic construction know-how and key information you need to design and build a coop tailored to your flock, whether you live in a small city loft, a suburban backyard, or a small rural farm. * Includes detailed material lists, instructions, and schematic plans for building a host of different chicken coops * Step-by-step guidance on how to build a coop or design your own * Accessible for every level of reader Whether you re just beginning to gain an interest in a back-to-basics lifestyle or looking to add more attractive and efficient coops to your current flock s digs, Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you everything you need to build a winning coop! 
Price: 28.95 AUD
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Conures: A Guide to Caring for your Conure (Parakeet), Nikki Moustaki
Conures: A Guide to Caring for your Conure (Parakeet)
Nikki Moustaki
16.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry 4th Edition, Glenn Drowns
Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry 4th Edition
Glenn Drowns
29.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks 2nd Edition, Dave Holderread
Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks 2nd Edition
Dave Holderread
29.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens 3rd Edition, Gail Damerow
Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens 3rd Edition
Gail Damerow
29.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Turkeys 3rd Edition, Don Schrider
Storey's Guide to Raising Turkeys 3rd Edition
Don Schrider
29.95 AUD
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Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, Carol Ekarius
Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds
Carol Ekarius
39.95 AUD
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How to Look After Your Budgie: A Practical Guide to Caring for Your Pet, in Step-by-step Photographs, David Alderton
How to Look After Your Budgie: A Practical Guide to Caring for Your Pet, in Step-by-step Photographs
David Alderton
13.95 AUD
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Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names, James A. Jobling
Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names
James A. Jobling
99.95 AUD
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