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Backyard Chicken Keeping in Cities: books at Knox County Public Library and Pendergrass Library plus other resources

Resources for keeping chickens/poultry in your backyard.

Books and other resources on the Web: consult your veterinarian first, for any aspect of chicken care and husbandry.

Be sure to consult your veterinarian first, for any aspect of chicken care and husbandry.  Dr. Google never attended veterinary college...consult the links below after getting a diagnosis and treatment plan from your veterinarian.

Be sure to consult your veterinarian first, on any aspect of chicken care and husbandry.  Dr. Google never attended veterinary college...consult the links below after getting a diagnosis and treatment plan from your veterinarian.

Accessing these books:  The  public is welcome to read and copy or scan parts of these books at Pendergrass Library.  Books are not available for check-out to people not affiliated with UTK.  Be sure to check with your public library librarian for options to get access to any of these books.

Be sure to consult your veterinarian first, on any aspect of chicken care and husbandry.  Dr. Google never attended veterinary college...consult the links below after getting a diagnosis and treatment plan from your veterinarian.

Links below were selected by Knox County Public and UTK Librarians or referred to by speakers at the Backyard Chicken Owner's Seminar held May 2, 2015 at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Need more information?  After you've consulted your veterinarian, if you need more information are searching the Web:

Search for [backyard chickens] or [garden chickens] or [backyard poultry] or [small flocks] THEN limit the search to .edu domains using the Google Advanced Search. This quickly limits the search to quality information primarily from university Extension publications.

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