Chicken Fact or Chicken Poop

The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to the facts and fictions you need to know to keep your flock healthy and happy

Chicken Fact or Chicken Poop
Format: Trade Paperback , 176 Pages
ISBN: 9781631593154
Publisher: Quarry Books
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Chicken keepers have access to more information than ever these days, which makes it harder than ever to determine whether what you're reading is a chicken fact or just plain chicken poop.

That's why Andy Schneider, The Chicken Whisperer, has assembled a team of leading chicken experts to help you sort through common facts and fictions that will keep your flock healthy and healthy.

Covering topics including nutrition, trauma, parasites, medication, predators, and human health, Chicken Fact or Chicken Poop gives you more of everything you need to know, and didn't know you needed to know, about backyard and urban chickens.

The author

Andy Schneider, better known as The Chicken Whisperer, has become the go-to guy for anything chickens and was the first “poultry personality” in the world of backyard poultry. Over the years, he has helped a countless number of people start their very own backyard flocks and has assisted in changing more laws around the country to allow backyard chickens than anyone. He is not only a well-known radio personality, as the host of the Backyard Poultry with The Chicken Whisperer radio show, but also Editor in Chief of, Chicken Whisperer Magazine, National Spokesperson for the USDA-APHIS Biosecurity for Birds Program, and author of, The Chicken Whisperer’s Guide to Keeping Chickens. He also works with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) during Salmonella outbreaks and throughout the year by spreading Salmonella awareness and prevention. He has been featured on CNN, HLN, FOX, ABC, CBS, NBC, NPR, as well as in The Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, The Economist, USA Today, Atlanta Constitution, and many other local and national publications. Andy travels around the U.S. on The Chicken Whisperer Tour, educating people through science based, fact based, and study based information about the many benefits of keeping backyard chickens and how to keep them healthy and free from disease.  Visit him online at  

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Format: Trade Paperback , 176 Pages
ISBN: 9781631593154
Illustrations: 100 color photos
Size: 7.5 in x 9.25 in / 190.5 mm x 234.95 mm

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