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Gamebird, Pheasant, Partridge & Quail Books & Video Tapes

 

A Guide to Pheasants and Waterfowl by Dr. Danny Brown - Covering all aspects of caring, housing, managing, and breeding pheasants and waterfowl, this Australian Birdkeeper title is an excellent reference source. The easy-to-read text is lavishly supported with colour images throughout.

A Guide to Pheasants and Waterfowl

by Dr. Danny Brown

$47.95 (CAN)

A Guide to Pigeons, Doves & Quail by Dr. Danny Brown - From Australian Birdkeeper, this book covers the management, care, health, and breeding of pigeons, doves, and quail. Chapters include: Housing and Aviaries, Feeding and Nutrition, Reproductive Manipulation Techniques, Common Diseases and Disorders, and more.

A Guide to Pigeons, Doves & Quail

by Dr. Danny Brown

$33.95 (CAN)

A Partridge Year by Esmond Lynn-Allen and A.W.P. Robertson - This delightful book describes the day-to-day life of partridge during the cycle of an English year, and features original research and photographs.

A Partridge Year

by Esmond Lynn-Allen and A.W.P. Robertson

$16.95 (CAN)

Artificial Incubation and Rearing
 by Dr. Joseph Batty - A companion to <i>Natural Incubation and Rearing</i>, this book deals with the employment of incubators and artificial rearers for all types of poultry and allied birds.

Artificial Incubation and Rearing

by Dr. Joseph Batty

$19.95 (CAN)

Cheng and the Golden Pheasant by Yang Qun-rong, edited by Derek Bingham - A fascinating biography of the life of the man who for nearly 70 years has been China's leading ornithologist. A classic piece of ornithological history.

Cheng and the Golden Pheasant

by Yang Qun-rong, edited by Derek Bingham

$40.00 (CAN)
(Temporarily out of stock)

Domestic Quail for Hobby or Profit by G.E.S. Robbins -

Domestic Quail for Hobby or Profit

by G.E.S. Robbins

$6.00 (CAN)

Introduction to Ornamental Pheasants by Keith C.R. Howman - A basic, yet comprehensive book to guide pheasant newcomers through the many aspects of selection and management of these birds, including housing, feeding, general care, and species identification.

Introduction to Ornamental Pheasants

by Keith C.R. Howman

$29.95 (CAN)

Introduction to Pheasants in Captivity by Keith C.R. Howman -

Introduction to Pheasants in Captivity

by Keith C.R. Howman

$6.00 (CAN)

Introduction to Quail in Captivity by G.E.S. Robbins -

Introduction to Quail in Captivity

by G.E.S. Robbins

$6.00 (CAN)

Natural Incubation and Rearing by Dr. Joseph Batty - A concise guide to the incubation of eggs-fowl, ducks, geese, turkeys, peafowl, and guinea fowl-through natural means.

Natural Incubation and Rearing

by Dr. Joseph Batty

$15.00 (CAN)

Partridges: Their Breeding and Management by G.E.S. Robbins - The first to cover all the species of partridges found in the world, this book considers the 47 tropical and non-tropical partridge species and is a basic handbook for their breeding and management. Discusses practical details such as aviary design, management, and feeding, and describes the individual partridges with full notes of their natural habitant and diet, as well as other identifying characteristics.

Partridges: Their Breeding and Management

by G.E.S. Robbins

$26.00 (CAN)

Pheasant Jungles by William Beebe - A pheasant classic reprinted, this book captures the excitement of the solitary pursuit of these scarce and secretive birds. Beautifully written and beautifully illustrated by Tim Greenwood.

Pheasant Jungles

by William Beebe

$40.00 (CAN)

Pheasants and Their Enemies by Dr. J.O.C. Fitzimons - An introductory text on the keeping of pheasants as a hobby. Covers the main varieties, their management, and their greatest adversaries. Keeping these birds can be both fascinating and absorbing, and this book explains in simple terms how it can be done.

Pheasants and Their Enemies

by Dr. J.O.C. Fitzimons

$16.95 (CAN)

Practical Poultry Keeping (Fully Revised Ninth Edition) by Revised by Dr. Joseph Batty and other poultry experts - Covers the commercial aspects of poultry farming, including incubation, rearing, laying, and broilers. Specialist areas such as keeping geese and ducks, quail, guinea fowl, and turkeys are also included.

Practical Poultry Keeping (Fully Revised Ninth Edition)

Revised by Dr. Joseph Batty and other poultry experts

$19.95 (CAN)

Quail: Their Breeding and Management by G.E.S. Robbins - This comprehensive book covers all aspects of quail management, from aviary design to the feeding and rearing of these charming birds. All 44 species are included, and excellent photographs embellish the text. Now in its third reprint, this book is the bible for all who wish to keep quail and learn more about them.

Quail: Their Breeding and Management

by G.E.S. Robbins

$29.95 (CAN)
(Temporarily out of stock)

Rare Pheasants of the World (Revised Edition) by D. Grenville-Roles - This comprehensive study covers pheasants in captivity and the conservation of rare pheasants, with information on the habits of various species, accommodation, feeding, breeding, hatching, rearing, diseases, and proven management routines.

Rare Pheasants of the World (Revised Edition)

by D. Grenville-Roles

$37.50 (CAN)

The New Incubation Book (4th Edition) by Dr. Arthur F. Anderson Brown & G.E.S. Robbins - This modern and comprehensive book on incubation and embryology covers all aspects of hatching the eggs of large fowl, ducks, geese, waterfowl, pheasants, and partridges. The structure and formation of the egg are examined, together with much other information on incubators, the embryo, brooding, and rearing. Contents: The Structure of the Egg, Formation of the Egg, Production of Sperm by the Male, Fertility, Hatchability, Development of the Chick, The Physical Conditions Needed for Successful Hatching, Incubator Techniques Hatching Failures, Brooding, and Rearing. This book is essential reading for anyone wanting to incubate eggs of any type, whether it be pheasants, waterfowl, poultry, ratites, parrots, or reptiles.

The New Incubation Book (4th Edition)

by Dr. Arthur F. Anderson Brown & G.E.S. Robbins

$29.95 (CAN)
(Temporarily out of stock)

 


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