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looking for a chicken diseases, injuries and there cures book

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by GreenDragon, Aug 11, 2014.

  1. GreenDragon

    GreenDragon In the Brooder

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    I'm looking for a book that is just about diseases and injuries and how to cure them for chickens. i like having info at my reach and easily found. any suggestions would be great. i want to know what to keep my eyes open for and how to stop my chickens from checking anything.
     

  2. ChickenCanoe

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    The best book for the laymen is 'The Chicken Health Handbook" by Gail Damerow.

    There are others written for veterinarians.
     
  3. GreenDragon

    GreenDragon In the Brooder

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    that book looks great. would you recommend one of the books for veterinarians, I like how they brake things down technical, and explain why and how the diseases work.
     
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    I have that book. I call it, "Gail Damerow's book of doom and gloom." LOL.
     
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    I prefer the referring to the "Merck Vet Manual." It's easily accessable online and it's free.
     
  7. GreenDragon

    GreenDragon In the Brooder

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    That's funny[​IMG]
     

  8. GreenDragon

    GreenDragon In the Brooder

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    Cool I will check it out thanks
     

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