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The following is a Backyard bird owner training tutorial with sample test questions and a short test.

Raising birds is a time honored-activity that has deep roots in many cultures around the world, and poultry has been bred and kept for various reasons since the beginnings of recorded history. Many of the type of poultry we know today are the result of centuries of breeding.

Today, raising poultry of all kinds is growing in popularity, from backyard owners keeping birds for pleasure, meat and eggs, to those who breed exhibition chickens and other exotic breeds.

You need caring, perseverance and a good deal of knowledge to breed raise these types of birds, but it is a very rewarding activity that gives endless personal satisfaction and pride.
Cleaning cages
Checking a bird for health
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