Keeping Chickens: The Essential Guide
, Apr 5, 2007
- 160 pages
* Raising chickens as pets is a fashionable--and increasingly popular--hobby* Responds to market demand: Sales of chicken-keeping supplies and books have skyrocketed * Appeals to the growing number of people interested in a healthier, more organic lifestyleColorful, lively characters, chickens have become the hottest new garden accessory. This book shows enthusiasts exactly how to care for these endearing pets. The book covers everything from choosing the right breed to feeding and housing. In addition, there are fun sections on egg recipes, feather-and-egg craft projects and even a look at how chickens interact with children and other pets. From buying their first chicken to cooking with truly fresh eggs, readers will find advice and counsel for every step along the way!