Looking for book of all the diffrent breeds?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by jasonak, Jul 18, 2008.

  1. jasonak

    jasonak In the Brooder

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    Hi
    I bought some chikens form a lady awhile ago and hse had this book,really thick and it had all kinds of breeds i hadent heard of.Really nice book tons of diffrent breeds but i cant rember the name of the book.Anyone know of a book like this that has all the breeds not just the usal stuff?
    thanks
     
  2. BearSwampChick

    BearSwampChick Chicken Sensei

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  4. eggchel

    eggchel Crowing Premium Member

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    She might have had a copy of The American Standard of Perfection. It lists all the breeds that are recognized by the APA (American Poultry Association) and lists their required traits to meet the standard for showing.

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  7. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

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    Thanks RR. I took a look over their. All I have to say is neither one of them has any decent silkie pictures. You know the complete fluff balls Ha Ha [​IMG]
     
  8. jasonak

    jasonak In the Brooder

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    HI
    Thanks for all the replys.Both books look great,thanks for the links as well.
    lots of info on the diffrent breeds,Id have three of everything if i could [​IMG]
     
  9. dangerouschicken

    dangerouschicken Will Barter For Coffee

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    I could stare at chicken pictures all day.


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  10. amyquilt

    amyquilt Serama Mama

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    Quote:This book by Storey is AWESOME, IMO. I adore it and could look at it all day long.
     

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