"Includes information on history, the varieties of Silkies, behavior, breeding, genetics and preparing your birds for show and more, a handy manual for the Silkie breeder or anyone wanting to show Silkies."
Bantams for Everyone
"This book covers all the essentials of keeping bantams. It includes a comprehensive look at breeding, whether you are new to this hobby or just wanting to increase your knowledge on bantams, you will find this book very useful."
"The author talks about keeping chickens in the city, suburb and other places where land is limited and provides useful information on this topic. This book contains lots of chicken facts, interesting items on chicken care and includes advice on about every possible subject for the small flock owner."
The Book of Geese
"A renowned expert in waterfowl, Holderead provides much information for the beginner to the experienced in all aspects of raising geese. Breed descriptions, care of goslings, and making your own feed are some of the many topics covered. Anyone keeping geese should have a copy of this book available."
Free Range Poultry
"All aspects of free ranging poultry are dealt with; this book covers many other topics including the different breeds to choose from, feeding, breeding, showing and record keeping."
Poultry For Anyone
"This is an excellent book to keep on hand for anyone interested in chickens. This book contains beautiful color illustrations on each breed and includes the history, current position, characteristics, utility aspects and special requirements of each breed."
Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry
Provides information on all aspects of poultry production. All poultry are covered from chicken to quail; another good reference book.
Storey's Guide to Raising Turkeys
"Anyone wanting to raise turkeys should read this book and then keep it on the shelf as a handy reference. Caring for poults, managing the breeding flock, nutrition, health and many other topics are covered in this book."
Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens
Full of information and practical advice on raising chickens. Damerow covers every topic from selecting the perfect breed to showing your own birds.
Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks
"A useful reference to have on hand for anyone wishing to get into ducks. Holderead packs this book with useful information for the novice to the expert and covers topics such as breed classification, genetics, incubation, rearing ducklings, managing adult birds, nutrition, health and showing birds."
"This manual provides information on hatching, raising and showing Cochins it also describes the different varieties."
Your Chickens A kid's guide to raising and showing
"The perfect book for children wanting to keep poultry, it is easy to understand and provides all the information for getting started including a section on how to prepare your birds for show."
Turkeys at Home
"This informative book provides information for anyone wanting to raise a small flock of turkeys and includes breeding, housing, nutrition, diseases and exhibiting turkeys."
A Guide to Better Hatching
"Valuable information on hatching eggs, deals with everything you need to know about this exciting hobby. Egg selection, egg storage, types of incubators, temperature and humidity control and trouble shooting are some of the many topics covered in this book."
Swan Breeding and Management
A good resource to have for anyone with swans or anyone who wants to know more about these graceful and fascinating birds. This book has many nice pictures and information on caring for swans.
"An in depth look at incubation, the author covers every aspect of artificial incubation. A great amount of detail is put into the monitoring of eggs throughout the incubation period. Nice color pictures included throughout the book."