Backyard Poultry December 2013/January 2014

Backyard Poultry December 2013/January 2014
Backyard Poultry December 2013/January 2014 • 8/6 TABLE OF CONTENTS • Life of a Mother Hen • The Tour de Cluck • When to Call the Vet • Keeping Your Boots Clean • The Long Line of Brown Leghorns • Venturing Into Poultry Herbs • Predator Protection • Eye Worm Detection • What’s Wrong With This? • How Parasites Work • When the Predator is Human • Unusual French Birds • The Welsummer • Book Review: Pure Poultry • Book Review: Genetics of Chicken Colour • Holiday Cocktails With Eggs • Steve Gould & His Flock • Birds in the 12 Days of Christmas IN EACH ISSUE • From The Editor • Coming Events • Reader Submitted Letters: Something To Crow About • Answer Man • Family Album • Backyard Poultry Bookstore • Gertrude McCluck ___________________________ JOIN US ON OUR SOCIAL CHANNELS: Connect and share ideas with backyard poultry owners