Keeping chickens is a popular and growing pastime, so find out all you need to know in this must-have book. Covers everything from egg-laying to ease of keeping for over 70 differnt breeds. Discover how ro set up and maintain a healthy hen house to keep you chickens warm dry and safe from predators. Practical advise on hygiene, disease and healthcare ensures that your flock is always in pristine show condition. Learn about broody birds and egg incubation, and rear a new generation of chicks to brighten up your garden.