No flock-keeper likes to see their chickens feeling under the weather. With the Chicken Health Handbook 2nd Edition, you can explore the health problems that chickens of all breeds and ages might face. Between its pages, there are detailed descriptions of common problems—whether your chicken isn't producing eggs, or has a little crooked toe. This reference book offers charts to help you recognize symptoms and infections, plus a full, alphabetic list of illnesses. You'll even find treatments, remedies, and preventive care. It's everything you need to keep an eye on your fowls' health, and ensure a happy henhouse.
About the Author
Renowned author, farmer and gardener, Gail Damerow, has penned numerous books about raising and hatching chickens, growing pumpkins, farming and more since 1995. She has also regularly shared her knowledge with other animal-lovers as a writer for Backyard Poultry magazine. Today, she and her husband operate a family farm in Tennessee, where they proudly raise chicken and dairy goats while tending to their large garden and maintaining a small orchard.
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