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VicVet Shop: Books

Welcome to the VicVet shop – here you can buy books and DVDs by Victoria Roberts, and also request professional advice. Please note that some books can be paid for via PayPal and dispatched by this website, while others are sold directly by the publisher.

For items sold from VicVet, postage based on the weight of the item will be added to the total amount during the checkout process.
Please email VicVet: for more information.

Vets only: a new guide to poultry medications by Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS is available below.

Diseases of Free-Range Poultry 3rd Edition

Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS, Whittet Books, 2009.

Easy to understand anatomy with diagrams, diseases and medications. Colour pictures.

£20.00
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Guidelines for medication and regulations of domestic poultry

This is for VETS ONLY. It is a peer-reviewed pdf document
with current regulatory and medicinal advice, authored by Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS.

£10.00

British Poultry Standards 6th Edition

Victoria Roberts, Blackwells, 6th edition, 2008

All the Standards of pure breeds (chickens, waterfowl and turkeys) plus colour pictures. Now out of print, but is available as an ebook version from this link:
http://eu.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1444309382.html

£73.00 via the link

Poultry for Anyone

Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS, Whittet Books, 1998.

Character sketches from experience of a selection of popular breeds with colour pictures.

£20.00
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Ducks, Geese and Turkeys for Anyone

Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS, Whittet Books, 2000

Character sketches from experience of a selection of popular breeds with colour pictures.

£20.00
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Teach Yourself Series: Raise Happy Chickens

and other poultry: turkeys, ducks, geese, guinea fowl, quail. Plus quick and easy egg recipes.

Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS, Hodder, 2009

Detailed best practice husbandry – housing, feeding, egg production, breeding, meat production etc. of every type of poultry with technical terms explained. Diagrams and black and white pictures.

£9.99

Chickens, how to keep chickens at home

Victoria Roberts BVSc MRCVS

Pet Friendly Series, Magnet and Steel, 2013

Beginners’ book on the best health and welfare practice of keeping chickens, colour pictures.

£5.99

Poultry at Home (DVD)

Victoria Roberts, Old Pond Press, 1993.

How to keep poultry using different pure breeds as examples with commentary by the author.
77 minutes.

£15.99

Basic Chicken Husbandry for Schools E-Booklet

This comprehensive and expert e-booklet covers choosing the right breed, the five welfare needs, husbandry, housing, feeding, equipment, free-range, the sick bay, health, disease prevention, daily and weekly routines, incubation, broodies, rearing, handling and vermin control. Plus a risk assessment chart. Visit the Schools page for more information.

£3.50