Poultry Feathers and Skin: The Poultry Integument in Health and Welfare

Title:
Poultry Feathers and Skin: The Poultry Integument in Health and Welfare
Author:
Oluyinka A. Olukosi; Victor E. Olori; Ariane Helmbrecht; Sarah Lambton and Nick A. French
Subject:
Animal & Veterinary Sciences
Publisher:
Cabi Publishing
Description:
Based on the proceedings of a recent symposium, this book documents the significant developments that have been made in our understanding the importance of the integument to poultry species. It traces the development of the skin and feathers over time and discusses our current understanding of the integument’s embryonic development. A broad range of studies are included, covering: genetics, welfare, health, nutrition, and management. The book will provide a comprehensive yet concise summary of information that will be useful both in the poultry industry and for researchers in animal science and welfare at a postgraduate level.
Indentifiers:
E-ISBN: 9781786395139 ISBN: 9781786395115
Collection:
CABI