American Standard of Perfection Book

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by hippichick, Apr 15, 2009.

  1. hippichick

    hippichick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Branch, La
    Wasn't sure which section to post this topic in, but does anyone know if the American Standard of Perfection book includes Bantam breeds, or do you have to get the Bantam Standard book to get the standards on bantams? They're kinda pricey, so I don't want to get both if bantam breeds are covered in the APA book.

    Thanks,

    Paula [​IMG]
     
  2. WA4-Hpoultrymom

    WA4-Hpoultrymom Never enough coops...

    Feb 5, 2009
    Monroe, WA
    My Coop
    Yes, it includes bantams in it. Also has ducks and turkey's I believe.
     
  3. hippichick

    hippichick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Branch, La
    Thanks alot. So, it pretty much covers all of the bantam breeds?

    Paula
     
  4. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Yes, but the standards differ slightly between APA and ABA. The standards committees for both ABA and APA to try to work out the diferences and bring the standards into alignment with each other.
     
  5. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    Ah! Thats true. Doesn't the ABA recognize 6 varieties of Silkies, and the APA recognizes 7?
     

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