This authoritative book will be of enormous value to all those with an interest in hobby poultry keeping and breeding. Comprehensive in its coverage, it examines housing, feeding, incubation and chick rearing, and the care of a wide range of pure breeds, some of which have special requirements that are not provided for by normal poultry keeping methods.
David Scrivener has a passion for poultry keeping, is an acknowledged expert on the subject and has helped to run several poultry clubs. He is Chairman of the Rare Poultry Society and is a 'Panel A' poultry show judge. David is the author of two other highly acclaimed books published by Crowood: Exhibition Poultry Keeping  and Rare Poultry Breeds .