From addled to wind egg, crossed beak to zygote, the terminology of everything chicken is demystified in The Chicken Encyclopedia, a comprehensive A-to-Z reference volume presented in a friendly, highly illustrated format. Chickophiles will find breed descriptions; definitions of the most common conditions, situations, characteristics, and behaviors of chickens; and much more. Whether itas the difference between wry tail, split tail, and gamy tail; the meaning of hen feathered, forced molt, or quill feather; the characteristics of droopy wing; the content of granite grit; or the translation of a chickenas alarm call, here are all the answers to every chicken question and quandary, from the practical to the curious.... Gail Damerow. B BIRD FLU 31 blinders B 32 experienced exhibitors who enter frequent competitions alternate ... High-path strains spread more rapidly, are more likely to be fatal to chickens, and have the potential to affect humans. High- path bird flu ... H5N1 does not normally affect humans, although since 1997, when it first appeared, bleeding \Allowing the blood to drain from a freshly killed. sporadicanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Chicken Encyclopedia|
|Publisher||:||Storey Publishing - 2012-03-01|