It does not just advertise what the author thinks we know about chicken behavioural biology but actually lays out the evidence of tremendous value to all students of poultry science animal . Christine nicol an authority on behaviour cognition and welfare of chickens gives a clear overview of the current knowledge on the behavioural biology of chickens and moreover provides us with the underlying scientific evidence. This slim volume by a leading poultry behaviour and welfare scientist encompasses nine chapters and a short conclusion the book covers a wide range of applied biology and behaviour with particular application to the welfare of commercial poultry flocks. Chickens are by far the worlds most widely farmed animal kept for both meat and egg production they are at the centre of many debates regarding housing and production systems causing significant interest in what lies behind chicken behaviour this accessible book covers sensory biology behavioural development preferences and aversions social behaviour learning and cognition
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