A Guide to Pheasants and Waterfowl

A Guide to Pheasants and Waterfowl

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A Guide to Pheasants and Waterfowl

Author of the highly regarded A Guide to Pigeons, Doves & Quail, Dr Danny Brown has produced this superlative title on pheasants and waterfowl. The informative, easy-to-read text is lavishly supported with beautiful colour images throughout. Covering all aspects of caring, housing, management and breeding of these unique birds, this title is a credit to the author and an ideal reference source.

C
ONTENTS
Housing
    Aviaries
    Construction
    Pens
    Yards
    Vermin
    Water Facilities
    Perches
    Floor Material
Compatibility and Hybridisation
Restraint and Handling
Flight Restriction
Nesting Facilities
Reproductive Manipulation and Sexing
    Vent Sexing
    Artificial Incubation
    Candling
    Brooding
    Identification
Incubation Troubleshooting
Nutrition
    Feeding
Making the Most of your Avian Veterinarian
Choosing your Stock
    Quarantine
Common Diseases and Disorders
    Parasitic Diseases
    Bacterial Infections
    Fungal Infections
    Viral Diseases
    Trauma
    Egg Binding
    Nutritional and Skeletal Disorders
    Administration of Medications 

SPECIES
Waterfowl 
Magpie Goose
Black Swan
Mute Swan
Canada Goose
Cape Barren Goose
Grass Whistling Duck
Water Whistling Duck
Burdekin Duck
Ruddy Shelduck
Australian Shelduck
New Zealand Shelduck
Egyptian Goose
Grey Teal
Chestnut Teal
Pacific Black Duck
Australasian Shoveler
Pink-eared Duck
Freckled Duck
Australian Wood Duck
Green Pygmy-goose
White Pygmy-goose
Mandarin Duck
Carolina Duck
White-eyed Duck
New Zealand Scaup
Australian Blue-billed Duck
Musk Duck
Pheasants 
Silver Pheasant
Swinhoe's Pheasant
Siamese Fireback Pheasant
Nepal Kalij Pheasant
Golden Pheasant
Lady Amherst's Pheasant
Reeve's Pheasant
Ring-necked Pheasant
Red Junglefowl
Blue Peafowl
Green Peafowl
Guineafowl
Chukar Partridge