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A chicken on chicken business

Chicken are birds that have been bred specifically for their eggs and their meat. The chicken industries (broiler industry for meat and layer industry for eggs) use breeds which have been genetically selected for maximum efficiency and profitability.

Many people keep chickens as pets for eggs or meat.

Work through the following poultry modules and then take the quiz at the end:

Module Content

Restrain a chicken


Examine a chicken


Taking a chicken's body temperature

There are several other skills you should be aware of - how many of these do you know?

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