The Chicken Encyclopedia

The cover image of The Chicken Encyclopedia, features pictures of chickens

Chickophiles will find breed descriptions, definitions of common chicken conditions, situations and behaviours, and much more.

From addled to wind egg, crossed beak to zygote, the terminology of everything chicken is demystified in The Chicken Encyclopedia, an illustrated A-to-Z reference that is both informative and entertaining. + Full description

Chickophiles will find breed descriptions; definitions of common chicken conditions, situations, and behaviours; and much more. Whether it's the differences among wry tail, split tail, and gamy tail; the meaning of hen feathered, forced molt, or quill feather; the characteristics of droopy wing; the content of granite grit; or the translation of a chicken's alarm call, here are all the answers to every chicken question and quandary.

- Short description