Ever active and always entertaining, barnyard birds have a special knack for making us smile. In this portable guide, Carol Ekarius profiles more than 100 feathered species, from pecking chickens and preening turkeys to the delightful swimmers among ducks and geese. Packed with expert information, this invaluable resource helps you quickly and accurately identify poultry while also providing insight into puzzling bird behaviors. Breeders and bird-enthusiasts of all types will benefit from this well-organized guide to the exciting and multifaceted world of poultry.
|Product dimensions:||4.25(w) x 6.06(h) x 0.75(d)|
About the Author
Carol Ekarius is the co-author of The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, The Field Guide to Fleece, and Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep, and she is the author of several books, including Small-Scale Livestock Farming, Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, and Storey’s Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs. She lives in the mountains of Colorado, where her four-legged and winged family keeps her busy.