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General
Poultry
Related
Pages...........

Backyard ChickensLots of "under construction" - has a step by step on coop construction and "scribbled" plans.
Benson's Birdhouse Breeders of fine Texas Mille Fleur Booted Bantams and English Budgies Boisfort Exhibition Poultry,
Old English Game Bantam Chickens

Chooks Downunder An Australian poultry site by Fancier Dale Mitchell
Diane Jacky's site Diane is an artist that has done many of the paintings in the poultry and pigeon standards. She also sells her work and does commercial work for catalog covers and such. Check out what she has going on. It is a fun site.
Chookman's Chicken Page Contains some nice photos of birds from Australia. Also a small page on Hamburgs specifically.
The Smithsonian Magazine -
Feathered Flights of Fancy
http://www.smithsonianmag.si.edu/smithsonian/issues97/jan97/chickens.html
The FeatherSite some nice pictures and musing on poultry, including chickens, ducks, geese, guinea fowl, and peafowl, includes photo, sound, video and text.
Frank's Araucana Poultry Page
Fred's Chook Page A chicken appreciation page with a links list from Australia.
NAGRP sponsored poultry web list
Page 'O Chicken One person's chicken pictures and a links list.
Poultry DownUnder A site by poltry breeders in Australia info on their breeds and on showing in Australia..
Poultry Information ExchangePublic Poultry forum, Ask questions or post information.
Ron Logan's page of Chicken Falconry,
and poultry appreciation.
A fun site with some interesting perspective on poultry.
Pastured Poultry A new site on free range poultry production.

Good
Basic
Info
Pages........

The Chicken Page contains good info on nutrition, disease and parasites, and hatching chicks. Well done.
Glossary from APA Standard of Perfection Learn the lingo.
MANAGEMENT OF SMALL FLOCKS OF CHICKENS An article with "just the Facts" as an introduction to small production flocks (both meat & egg).
Poultry Extension Information Services A series of articles on a variety of poultry related topics. These are put out by Mississippi State University and cover topics ranging from how to handle hatching eggs, to diseases to commercial production information.
POULTRY DISEASES - By the Mississippi State University Agriculture Extension Office Covers a wide range of poultry diseases. It doesn't help you diagnose but it give good background info.
Virginia Tech. Poultry Extension by Phillip Clauer Information on poultry care, 4-H and links to poultry sites.

Showing
Poultry ......

American Poultry Association (APA) home page mainly organizational info, show report download etc..
Poultry Show Basics.... understanding how a poultry show works in the USA
Poultry Show Listing.... Find out about poultry shows near you. Get your show listed for free.
What is a Poultry Show? An article from the APA.
What is Purebred Poultry? An article from the APA.

Info
on
Breeds.....

Araucana Poultry Page, (Frank's)

Bantam Ducks Background, Info and pictures on Bantam Ducks, By Lou Horton (USA)
Blosl's Rhode Island RedsA Rhode Island Red Resource Page by a noted American Breeder.
Chabo Home Page Home of the Dutch Chabo Breeders Association. This is a nice site - originally in Dutch but with and increasing amount of the information becoming available in English as well. The Orpington Club Information on Orpingtons, originating in the U.K.
Plymouth Rock Fanciers Club Site of the Plymouth Rock Fanciers Club of America. Club info, news, pictures and articles.
Red Square - Rhode Island Red Resource Page Pictures, great articles and resources for Breeders and fanciers of Rhode Island Reds.

Rocky Creek Game Fowl - Shamos Pictures of Shamos and an e-mail link to a Shamo enthusiast.
The National Dumpie Homepage Pictures, history and background on this fine breed.

Poultry
Clubs
and Such..

American Bantam Association (ABA) American Bantam Association Web Site- club info, show info and reports & More - new in 2001.
American Pheasant & Waterfowl Society Info on the organization and a number of pictures of exotic pheasants and waterfowl.
American Poultry Association (APA) home page The American Poultry Association home page.
British Waterfowl Association Basic info on a british not-for-profit.
Carolinas/Virginia Pheasant and Waterfowl Society (CVPWS)
Dominique Club of America
Chabo Home Page Home of the Dutch Chabo Breeders Association. This is a nice site - originally in Dutch but with and increasing amount of the information becoming available in English as well.
Home page for the International Waterfowl Breeders Assoc.(IWBA)
The International Wild Waterfowl Association (IWWA)
National Call Breeders of America Home page for the National Call Duck Breeders Assoc.
Northwest Old English Game Bantam Club A very nice site by David Kemp of Wirelink.com, contains pictures, text, club info and resources.
Old English Game Bantam Club of America A site for the North American National O.E.G. Breed Club
Palm Beach County Poultry Fanciers Association (PBCPFA) A great new page from Florida, USA with info and pictures on Poultry. Check it out.
Poultry Science Assoc. Web site
Washington Ornamental and Game Bird Breeders (WOGBB)
Plymouth Rock Fanciers Club Site of the Plymouth Rock Fanciers Club of America. Club info, news, pictures and articles.
West Central Ohio Poultry Breeders Official page for this Regional Club

Youth
related
Sites.....


APA-ABA Youth Program Article
Texas extension service includes poultry - 4-H, and a lot more Virginia Tech. Poultry Extension by Phillip Clauer Information on poultry care, 4-H and links to poultry sites.

Waterfowl.



Acorn Hollow Bantams A page by Lou Horton, an expert on waterfowl and an exceptional breeder of bantam ducks. Check it out.
American Pheasant & Waterfowl Society Info on the organization and a number of pictures of exotic pheasants and waterfowl.
Andrew's Geese Page Picture of geese (A reader suggested they were Westovers?) from UK.
Breeds Of Geese Information on breeds of geese from OK state Univ.
British Waterfowl Association Basic info on a british not-for-profit.
Carters Rare Birds Breeders of rare wild water fowl in Arkansas. Interesting site with resources.
Ducks & Geese Beautiful photos and info on wild waterfowl of the North American Pacific Northwest.
The FeatherSite some nice pictures and musing on poultry, including chickens, ducks, geese, guinea fowl, and peafowl, includes photo, sound, video and text.
The Game Bird and Waterfowl Pages Lots of resources for game bird and waterfowl enthusiasts.
GEESE OF MEIDUM Photo of an egyptian painting of geese from 2700 bc. It is reported to be the oldest existing egyptian painting.
Geese Photo of White Chinese geese.
Howell's Exotic Waterfowl An Exotic Waterfowl Hatchery on Oklahoma, USA.
NORTHWEST WILDFOWL an avieryand refuge in Washington State specializing in wild waterfowl and grouse.
Painting of Canada Geese.
International Waterfowl Breeders Assoc.Home page for the Home page for the International Waterfowl Breeders Assoc.
Little Grayback Farm"Where the gander rules the roost" a site dedicated to domestic waterfowl.
National Call Breeders of AmericaHome page for the National Call Duck Breeders Assoc.
Ringed Teal Pictures and basic info on raising this duck.
Stromberg's Ducks Geese & Wild Waterfowl, equipment & books Ducks Geese & Wild Waterfowl young, eggs and adults, equipment & waterfowl books at Stromberg's.
True Geese of The World Nice pictures, data and info on a wide range of wild geese. Neat site.

Peafowl
&
Guineas...


The FeatherSite some nice pictures and musing on poultry, including chickens, ducks, geese, guinea fowl, and peafowl, includes photo, sound, video and text.
Frit's Farm gardening, Greenhouses & Guineas, need we say more?
Guinea & Peafowl, equipment & books Guinea and Pea fowl chicks, eggs, equipment & books at Stromberg's.
Peacock - Organizations, Publications, Information
Information on peafowl
Pheasant Heaven A nice site with Guinea and Pheasant Pictures. By virtue of a wrong turn, I had the fortune of finding the real Pheasant Heaven (as opposed to the virtual one) and had a wonderful tour and great visit. They are now listed as a bed and breakfast too.

Ratites...


Emu, Ostrich, and Rhea or Ratites in general.A ratite page with a commercial production bent and an extensive links list.
Ratite Books & Videos at Stromberg's A selection of books on ratites available for sale on-line, by mail or by toll free call.
United Ratite Cooperative - All About Ratites Info on ratites in general and on their use as a food. Looks at where to get it and its nutritional value compared to other sources of protien.

Gamebirds


American Pheasant & Waterfowl Society Info on the organization and a number of pictures of exotic pheasants and waterfowl.
Bobwhite quail in Nebraska Info on Bobwhite Quail with a focus on their natural history in Nebraska.
California Quail Picture and technical paper abstracts on California Quail.
The Game Bird and Waterfowl Pages Lots of resources for game bird and waterfowl enthusiasts.
The Leland Hayes' Gamebird E-Zine & Journal Info on how to subscribe to this e-mail weekly publication.
NORTHWEST WILDFOWL an aviery and refuge in Washington State specializing in wild waterfowl and grouse.
Pheasant Heaven A nice site with Guinea and Pheasant Pictures. By virtue of a wrong turn, I had the fortune of finding the real Pheasant Heaven (as opposed to the virtual one) and had a wonderful tour and great visit.
Pheasant - Organizations, Publications, Information Article on pheasants and lists an extensive list of pheasants with brief info and the promise of a picture. picture files came up 401 when I visited the site but it looks promising. The page also has pheasant and gamebird resources.
Quail Unlimited
Stromberg's Gamebirds, equipment & books Quail, Pheasant, Partridge young, eggs and adults, equipment & gamebird books at Stromberg's.
Valley View Pheasants A Gamebird Hatchery offering eggs, chicks and mature birds. They specialize in Pheasants, Chuckar and Quail.
World Pheasant Association Information on this organization, its purpose and chapters around the world.

Small
Flock
Oriented
Hatcheries
and
Supplies


Acorn Hollow Bantams A page by Lou Horton, an expert on waterfowl and an exceptional breeder of bantam ducks. Check it out.
Belt Hatchery Hatchery serving the Western United States. Nice site.
Branch Creek Rare Poultry A nice site for a Virginia based breeder offering Dorkings, Blue Andalusians, and White Faced Black Spanish.
Book Store @ The Coop A partnership between The Coop and Powell's Books, one of North America's biggest and best book stores. Providing secure on-line purchase of a vast selection of new, used and out of print books including poultry, pets, agriculture and much much more.
Cedar Grove Farms specializes in supplying gamebird hatching eggs to the Beginner and Gamebird Hobbyist. Located in New Mexico, USA.
Cutler's Pheasant supply inc. another of the long standing poultry supply catalogs on-line. They offer a wide range of supplies for poultry, gamebirds and ratites. No e-commerce but on-line catalog and phone or mail orders.
EggCartons.com
Offers clean new egg cartons and egg trays for the home flock, small or commercial egg producer. Order on-line.

G & K Exoctic Farms
Offers supplies and books as well as wide range of livestock ranging from chickens, through exotic pheasants and jungle fowl as well as llamas and unusual varieties of goats.
Ideal Poultry Farm
A mail order source for a variety of young fowl.

Kemp's Koops An e-commerce Poultry supply site based in Oregon and run by Poultry Enthusiasts. Order on-line!
Larry's Poultry Larry's avian and small animal supplies and hatchery.
Metzer Farms A hatchery specializing in waterfowl, located in California, USA.
Murray McMurry Hatchery A mail order source of chicks.
Smith Poultry and Gamebird Supplies A mail order supply source.
Rochester Hatchery A mail order source of chicks in Canada.
Rocky Creek Game Fowl - Shamos Shamos and Old english Game.
Seven Oaks Game Farm A mail order Supplier of birds and chicks.
Stromberg's Chickens Turkeys, Waterfowl, Gamebirds, Wild waterfowl, Guineas, Peafowl, Doves Swans - young, eggs and adults Plus a full line of equipment & waterfowl books at Stromberg's.

Valley View Pheasants llc. Information
Valley View Pheasants A Gamebird Hatchery offering eggs, chicks and mature birds. They specialize in Pheasants, Chuckar and Quail.
ZPF A mailorder source of chickens and waterfowl eggs and young birds. Looks like a good variety of ducks and Mediteranean breeds.

Other
Poultry
Related
Companies.

Broiler Farms for sale in Canada
Hendrix Poultry Breeders Based in the Netherlands, they sell layer stock around the world.
Novus International, Inc. Home Page A producer of poultry feed supliments and preservatives. Company info and link to 25 poultry resources.
Schering_Plough Corporate Home Page Manufacturers of Animal Health Products, including a line for poultry.

College &
Research
Related
Sites.....


Chick Map. Chicken genome project.
University of Guelph in Canada, Animal and Poultry Science
NetVet vetrinary medicine resource list with avian info
North Carolina State Univ. poultry dept.
Oklahoma State, Animal and Poultry Science
Poultry Science Association Homepage
Scottish Agricultural College, School of Animal Sciences - Poultry Science Department, Auchincruive
Texas A&M Poultry Program web server
UC Davis Avian Science Department
U.S. Poultry Gene Mapping Program at Michigan State information on the Chicken gene mapping project.

Commercial
Poultry
Related
Sites


California Poultry Industry Federation
Canada's poultry industry... A site on Canada's poultry production industry.
International Meat & Poultry HACCP Alliance
InterXchange Market Network

Commercial
Egg
Related
Sites


Canada's egg industry... A site on Canada's egg production industry. Just the facts ma'am.
Egg Clearing House Inc Site on commercial Egg production.
InterXchange Market Network
South Eastern Poultry and Egg Assoc.

Misc.
Commercial
Oriented
Sites


Poultry Science Assoc. Web site
Prophet Continuous Contracts: Foods/Grains Commodity prices including poultry eggs and grain

Poultry
Pictures,
Stories
and
Musings...


Postaprint - antique poultry prints Not really a supply per se, but a source of antique prints and maps including a series of poultry prints by Lewis Wright (1850s).
The Chickens Homepage Pictures and commentary on a small backyard flock.
Coon Hounds, Chickens & Baskets A nice picture and a brief intro to one families poultry interests.
Diane Jacky's site Diane is an artist that has done many of the paintings in the poultry and pigeon standards. She also sells her work and does commercial work for catalog covers and such. Check out what she has going on. It is a fun site.

The Lone Rooster Several pictures and thoughts.
Ron Logan's page of Chicken Falconry, and poultry appreciation.
Sketches of some chickens
Why did the chicken cross the road, as answered by various famous figures.

Sites
Sort Of
Related
To
Poultry...


The Free Range Chickens Barnyard! Bizarre chicken stuff


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