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  • S&G Poultry, LLC
    PO Box 2363
    Clanton, AL 35046
    e-mail: sales@sandgpoultry.com

    Colored-feathered, old-style broiler chicks for the pastured producer and others interested in great tasting chicken.


  • Sterling Meadows Hatchery
    PO Box 744
    Sterling, AK 99672
    e-mail: info@sterlingmeadowshatchery.com

    Light Brahmas, Dorkings, d'Uccles, Silkies, Quail and Chukar

  • Triple D Farm and Hatchery

    They seem to have broilers, some kinds of layers, and turkeys.


  • Rockin' Rooster Ranch
    Rte. 1 Box 214-M
    Douglas, AZ 85607-9747
    Phone or fax: 520-364-6654
    email: dcaveny@primenet.com

    Specializes in non-flighty production Leghorns, also various other Leghorns and some Old English Games.


  • Arkana Pheasantry
    375 Awesome Ln.
    Mountain Home, AR 72653
    email: arkanapheasantry@centurytel.net

    They raise pheasants (Ringnecks, Blue-eareds, Goldens, Silvers, Swinhoes, Lady Amhersts, Reeves and Impeyans), Chukars, Bobwhite and Pharoah Quail, and Blue India Peafowl.

  • Gabbard Farms
    18213 Alpine Road
    West Fork, AR 72774
    e-mail: info@GabbardHatchingEggs.com

    They handle only hatching eggs for rare breeds of chickens. Also books and some supplies.


  • Belt Hatchery
    7272 S. West Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93706
    fax: 559-264-2095
    e-mail: orders@belthatchery.com

    A family-run operation that maintains its own breeding flocks. Belt handles a bunch of standard breeds, a few bantams, and a couple breeds each of duck and turkey.

  • CEBE Farms
    PO Box 1404
    Ramona, CA 92065
    fax: 619-789-6510

    I understand that they're no longer selling layers, just meat birds, and possibly still Pekin and Rouen ducks, and commercial turkeys.

  • DarkEggs.com
    PO Box 707
    Pearblossom, CA 93553
    e-mail: info@darkeggs.com

    Patrick Kelley's hatchery has Welsummer, RIR, Cubalayas, Shamo, Chantecler, Marans, Asil, Iowa blue, Java, Yokohama, Saipan, Orloff and White Giant chickens.

  • Metzer Farms Duck & Goose Hatchery
    26000 Old Stage Road
    Gonzales, CA 93926
    fax: 831-679-2711
    e-mail: metzer@metzerfarms.com

    They have pictures on the web of most of the breeds they handle and their catalog has nice color photos of most breeds, also.

  • Southwest Hatchery
    PO Box 1566
    Blythe, CA 92226
    e-mail: info@swhatchery.com

    Quail, pheasants and chukars.


  • Larry's Poultry Equipment & Hatchery
    PO Box 691
    Fort Morgan, CO 80701
    E-mail: poultry@larryspoultry.com

    Production birds, plus some bantams and fancy varieties, turkeys, ducks, geese, guineas, pheasants and some equipment.


  • My Pet Chicken
    501 Westport Ave #311
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    e-mail: info@mypetchicken.com

    They are willing to ship as few as 3 chicks and handle a fairly large assortment of breeds. They do not have a storefront and all orders must be shipped. They also sell equipment and various poultry-related gift items.


  • Double R Discount Supply
    3840 Minton Rd.
    West Melbourne, FL 32904
    e-mail: sales@dblrsupply.com

    They carry most common fowl, also turkeys, ducks, geese, guineas and peafowl, some rare breeds and a bunch of equipment. I understand that they are a dropshipper, not actually hatching chicks themselves.

  • Gulf Coast Hatchery
    4921 Rockaway Creek Rd
    McDavid, FL 32568
    e-mail: sales@gulfcoasthatchery.com

    They specialize in four types of chickens: Buff Orpingtons, Rhode Island Reds, White Leghorns and Black Sex-links.


  • Dunlap Hatchery
    Box 507, 4703 E. Cleveland Blvd.
    Caldwell, ID 83606
    fax: 208-455-0665

    Quite a few production breeds, broilers, Wyandottes, some bantams, Broad-breasted turkeys (Bronze and White) some ducks, some geese, ringneck Pheasants, Chukars, Mallards, and Rio Grande Wild Turkeys plus some equipment. they also sell hatching eggs of many of their breeds.


  • Nature's Hatchery
    Naperville, IL
    e-mail: natureshatchery@yahoo.com

    they specialize in naturally hatched Muscovy Ducks, but carry many other ducks, geese, chickens and ornamentals.


  • Porter's Rare Heritage Turkeys
    6460 E 784 N
    Fremont, IN 46737
    e-mail: Porterturkeys@aol.com

    They only handle rare and heritage varieties of turkeys, including some varieties that they've been developing.


  • Decorah Hatchery
    406 W. Water St., Box 205
    Decorah, IA 52101
    e-mail: decorahhatchery@oneota.net

    Mostly production breeds of chickens, plus a few fancies.

  • Hoover's Hatchery, Inc.
    PO Box 200
    Rudd, IA 50471
    e-mail: hoovers@omnitelcom.com

    They deal in a few breeds of production chickens, turkeys, ducks and geese.

  • Murray McMurray Hatchery
    Webster City, IA 50595

    I've ordered from McMurray many times. They have many breeds of chickens( both standard and bantam), plus ducks, geese, guineas, pheasants, turkeys, peafowl and quail. Their birds are not necessarily show stock, but usually pretty good. They also sell poultry equipment, but I find their prices to be relatively high on this stuff. BTW, their catalog is the best free guide to what various breeds look like that you'll easliy find. (Of course, I hope that when I get enough images, these pages will be an even better source.)

  • Sand Hill Preservation Center
    1878 230th Street
    Calamus, IA 52729
    e-mail: sandhill@fbcom.net

    They breed rare poultry: Standard and bantam chickens, Coturnix quail, guineas, ducks, geese, and turkeys. They have a very nice list of rare breeds. Please call between the hours of 8 AM and 9:30 PM Central time.

  • Schlecht Farm and Hatchery
    9749 500th Ave.
    Miles, IA 52064
    e-mail: poultry@schlechthatchery.com

    They have geese (Chinas, Toulouse, Embden, African & Tufted Roman), ducks (Mallards, Pekins, Rouens & Campbells), bantams (Cornish, Sebrights) and various large fowl including Easter Eggers, Brahmas, Polish, Rock/Cornish, Sex-links, Leghorns, Australorps, Reds, Rocks, Orpingtons & Wyandottes.

  • Squaw Creek Farm Gamebirds and Waterfowl
    1388 210th Avenue
    Osceola, IA 50213
    e-mail: stanleyf@pionet.net

    Various Quail, Peafowl, Mandarins, Calls, Woodies, Cinnamon Teal, Ring Teal, and Tree Ducks.

  • Welp's Hatchery
    PO Box 77
    Bancroft, IA 50517
    fax: 515-885-2346
    e-mail: bkollasch@welphatchery.com

    A variety of production chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, pheasants, guineas, peafowl, bantams, quail and chukars. They also have some rare breeds of chickens, including Delawares.

  • Winter's Guinea Farm
    21357 White Pine Lane
    New Vienna, IA 52065
    e-mail: rwinter@guineafarm.com

    Ralph has just about every color variety of guinea fowl you've ever heard of. They also have Blackneck Swans, flying Mallards and various Peafowl.


  • Burkeen Duck Farm
    429 Rolling Hills Tr.
    Almo, KY 42020
    e-mail: burkeenduckfarm@hotmail.com

    They have Mallards, Canadas, African, Brown Chinas and various wild duck species including Pintails, Woodies, Mandarins, Red-Cresteds and American Black Ducks.

  • Lake Cumberland Game Bird Farm & Hatchery
    Rt. 8 Box 1675
    Monticello, KY 42633
    e-mail: info@lakecumberlandgamebirds.com

    They have Chukars, Ringnecks, Bobwhite and Coturnix.

  • Shady Lane Poultry Farm
    520 Agawam Rd.
    Winchester, KY 40391
    e-mail: info@shadylanepoultry.com

    They've got commercial chicks as well as exhibition and bantam fowl.


  • CM Game Bird Farm & Hatchery
    General Delivery
    Calais, ME 04619
    e-mail: cmgfsales@bellsouth.net

    They have various quail, Chukars, Ringnecks and assorted large and bantam chickens.

  • Shady Hollow Gamebirds
    40 Pond Lane
    Morrill, ME 04952
    e-mail: info@ShadyHollowFarm.com

    They have various Pheasants, a few Quail, Green and Blue Peafowl, some Turkeys, Chukar and some bantams.


  • Prickeree Pines Gamebird Farm
    12410 64 St.
    Alto, MI 49302
    616 868 6015
    e-mail: x95risner@email.com

    They handle various exotic pheasants, quail, partridge, francolins, peafowl, and waterfowl.

  • Townline Poultry Farm
    PO Box 108
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    fax: 616-772-2969
    e-mail: info@townlinehatchery.com

    Utility birds, including ISA Browns and Babcock white egg birds and meat birds plus Easter Eggers and Buff Orpingtons. Also handle Runner, Pekin and Rouen ducks, Embden, African and Toulouse geese, BBW turkeys, various bantams, and Ringnecks.


  • Hawks Valley Farm
    18005 Truman Dr
    Spring Grove, MN 55974
    e-mail: hvfarm@springgrove.coop

    They specialize in Bourbon Red Turkeys.

  • Johnson's Waterfowl
    36882 160th Ave N.E.
    Middle River, MN 56737

    They have Buff, Pommeranian, African, Sebastopol and Chinese geese and Pekin, Rouen, Saxony, Silver Appleyard, Cayuga, Swedish, Crested, Magpie and Runner ducks. They also have some Call ducks.

  • Stromberg's Chicks and Gamebirds Unlimited
    PO Box 400
    Pine River, MN 56474
    fax: 218-587-4230 e-mail: stbchix@uslink.net

    Stromberg's supplies many varieties of domestic poultry and also deals in pheasants and wild waterfowl. They handle adult stock as well as day-olds.

  • Urch/Turnland Poultry
    2142 NW 47 Ave.
    Owatonna, MN 55060

    Duane Urch breeds and sells show quality fowl. Call between 7pm and 9pm CST.


  • Cackle Hatchery
    PO Box 529
    Lebanon, MO 65536
    e-mail: cacklehatchery@cacklehatchery.com

    Cackle handles a fair number of breeds of chicken, both bantam and standard, plus various breeds of geese, ducks and turkeys.

  • Country Poultry: C. M. Estes Hatchery, Inc.
    805 N. Meteor
    PO Box 5776
    Springfield, MO 65802
    fax: 417-865-2242
    e-mail: cme@esteshatchery.com

    Production birds, some of the more common breeds, some bantams, turkeys, guineas, ducks, geese and ring necks.

  • Heartland Hatchery
    Rt. 1, Box 177-A
    Amsterdam, MO 64723

    Production birds, some exotics and rare breeds, some bantams, turkeys, guineas, ducks, geese and peafowl.

  • Marti Poultry Farm
    PO Box 27
    Windsor, MO 65360

    Free color catalog.

  • Pea Ridge Gamebird Hatchery
    1330 Hwy V
    Hartville, MO 65667
    e-Mail: jstorm@getgoin.net

    Ringnecks, Bobwhite, Coturnix, Chukars, flying Mallards, Silver Pheasants, Lady Amherst's Pheasants and Red Golden Pheasants. Call after 6pm CST.


  • B & B Game Birds
    6260 Canyon Ferry Rd.
    Helena, MT 59602
    e-mail: bandbgamebirds@yahoo.com

    Ringneck Pheasants and Chukar Partridge

  • Rocky Mountain Hatchery Pheasant Enhancement Specialists
    PO Box 636
    Victor, MT 59875
    e-mail: Birdman40@aol.com

    Rocky Mountain deals in pheasants, quail and partridge.


  • Central Hatchery
    55485 833 Rd.
    Madison, NE 68748
    800-272-2449 or 402-454-2336
    e-mail: rjr10@uswest.net

    Meat birds and production birds, including California Whites and several Sex-links

    New Mexico

  • Cedar Grove Farms
    93 Living Waters Rd.
    Edgewood, NM 87015
    e-mail: CGFARMS@aol.com

    Gamebirds, wood ducks, peafowl, quail and other gamebirds.

  • Privett Hatchery
    PO Box 176
    Portales, NM 88130
    fax: 505-356-6540
    e-mail: privetth@yahoo.com

    Many production breeds, plus some fancies, bantams, turkeys, ducks, geese, guineas, and gamebirds.

    North Carolina

  • Seven Oaks Game Farm
    1823 Masonboro Sound Road
    Wilmington, NC 28409-2672
    Phone: 910-791-5352
    fax: 910-791-5352
    e-mail: CMCALLISTER1@ec.rr.com

    Claude McAllister, who owns this place, raises many varieties of quail, as well as bantam ducks and some bantam chickens, plus true Araucanas in large and bantam. He also carries lots of poultry equipment.

  • Shook Poultry
    3177 Poultry Dr.
    Claremont, NC 28610
    e-mail: shookpoultry@shookpoultry.net

    They have 18 varieties of large fowl as chicks and started pullets.

  • Twin Oaks Poultry Farm
    PO Box 55
    Shawboro, NC 27973
    e-mail: sales@twinoakspoultryfarm.com

    They have a pretty good line-up of chickens (bantam and large), ducks and geese.


  • Eagle Nest Poultry
    Box 504
    Oceola, OH 44860

    Various production chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys. Also have various exhibition stock available on request.

  • Healthy Chicks and More
    Mason, Ohio
    e-mail: Healthychicksandmore@gmail.com

    They will ship as few as 10 chicks, and will sex and also mix breeds even in a small order.

  • Meyer Hatchery
    626 St.Rt. 89
    Polk, OH 44866
    e-mail: info@meyerhatchery.com

    They bought out Carey Farms Hatchery. Meat crosses, layers, some ducks, geese, turkeys, guineas and Ring Necks.

  • Mt. Healthy Hatcheries
    9839 Winton Road
    Mt. Healthy, OH 45231
    fax: 513-521-6902

    They carry production fowl in chickens, ducks, turkeys and geese, plus ringneck pheasants.

  • Ridgeway Hatcheries
    PO Box 306
    LaRue, OH 43332

    Mostly production birds and common breeds, plus a few bantams.


  • B & D Game Farm
    Rt. 1 Box 812
    Harrah, OK 73045
    fax: 405-964-5860
    e-mail: info@bdfarm.com

    Quail, Jungle Fowl, Pheasants, Chukar, Guineas, and Peafowl.

  • Country Hatchery
    P.O. Box 747
    Wewoka, OK 74884
    e-mail: info@countryhatchery.net

    A medium selection of Chickens and Ducks, plus a few Turkeys and Guineas

  • Mason Hatchery
    Rt. 3, box 343
    Walters, OK 73572
    fax: 580-875-3544
    e-mail: info@guineas.com

    They carry only Guineas, in 13 color varieties.


  • Holderread's Waterfowl Farm and Preservation Center
    PO Box 492
    Corvallis, OR 97339

    This hatchery specializes in domestic waterfowl. They will ship exhibition quality stock if requested.

  • Uncle Tom's Farm
    PO Box 42
    Gardiner, OR 9797441
    e-mail: uncletom@harborside.com

    Wild Turkeys, exotic pheasants, Honkers and Rhode Island Reds.

  • Yachats Valley Hatchery
    PO Box 430
    Yachats, OR 97498
    e-mail: yvh@eofficeservices.biz

    They keep their own breeding stock in Barred, White & Partridge Rocks, Cornish Cross, Buff Rocks, White Cornish, and Ameraucana chickens, Standard Bronze, Black Spanish, Bourbon Red and White Holland turkeys, Pilgrim, American Buff and Pomeranian geese, and Saxony, Welsh Harlequin and White Muscovy ducks.


  • Chukar Creek Hatchery
    PO Box 737
    Kittanning, PA 16201
    e-mail: gamebird8@alltel.net

    Chukar Partridge and Bobwhite Quail

  • Hoffman Hatchery, Inc.
    PO Box 129
    Gratz, PA 17030
    e-mail: info@hoffmanhatchery.com

    Geese (Chinese, Embden, African), Ducks (Muscovy, Pekin, Mallard, Welsh Harlequin, Buff Orpington and more), Turkeys (BB White & Bronze, Bourbon Reds, Royal Palms, Blue Slate, Black Spanish), Chickens (general prodction birds and some fancies), plus various bantams, game birds and supplies. Also Mute and Black Swans and Peafowl, sold as adults only. They will ship chicks in lots of 15.

  • Moyer's Chicks, Inc.
    266 East Paletown Rd.
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    fax: 215-536-8034
    e-mail: orders@moyerschicks.com

    Broilers; Brown and White Egg layers. Minimum 20 chicks.

  • Myers Poultry Farm
    966 Ragers Hill Rd.
    South Fork, PA 15956
    e-mail: MyersPF@juno.com

    They handle Cornish crosses and Red Cornish as meat birds, started capons, most of the common layers and utility breeds, plus a bunch of ducks, guineas (including the heavy French guinea), geese, turkeys, Bobwhites and Chukars.

  • Noll's Poultry Farm
    Kleinfeltersville, PA 17039
    fax: 717-949-3722

    Meat crosses and production layers, including white and brown laying hybrids of their own breeding. 25 chick minimum.

  • Reich Poultry Farms
    1625 River Rd.
    Marietta, PA 17547

    They will ship small orders: 15 chicks, 8 turkeys, 6 ducks.

  • Willow Hollow Gamebird Farm
    RR3 Box 3654
    Mohnton, PA 19540
    e-mail: AttackPheasant@aol.com

    A small farm that specializes in ringneck pheasants, bobwhite quail and wild turkey. Hatching eggs to adults.

    South Dakota

  • Olesens's Flyway
    600 Dakota St.
    Hurley, SD 57036
    e-mail: olesensflyway@olesensflyway.com

    Here you'll find Ringnecks, Bobwhites and Chukars.


  • CC Partridge Patch
    89 Farm lane
    Estill Springs, TN 37330
    e-mail: barstadc@bellsouth.net

    They carry Hungarian Partridge, Quail and Ringnecks.


  • Ideal Poultry Breeding Farms, Inc.
    PO Box 591
    Cameron, TX 76520-0591
    fax: 254-697-2393
    e-mail: chicken@hot1.net

    Another large hatchery carrying a fairly wide assortment of breeds of chickens, bantams, ducks, geese, turkeys and guineas. Among other things, they will sex and mark chicks and they will ship very small orders.

  • Leon Valley Trading Co. Hatchery
    1800 CR 479
    Gorman, TX 76454
    e-mail: wood@cctc.net

    Rare breed large fowl and bantams, plus some ornamentals

  • Randall Burkey Company, Inc.
    117 Industrial Drive
    Boerne, TX 78006
    e-mail: sales@randallburkey.com

    This supplier has now become a hatchery also. They sell a large variety of chicks, as well as hatching eggs.

  • X-Treme Gamebirds & Poultry
    280 Lacy Dr.
    Elgin, TX 78621
    e-mail: xtremegamebirds@austin.rr.com

    They deal mostly in Ringneck Pheasants and Bobwhites.


  • Ashley Valley Pheasants
    Vernal, UT 84078
    e-mail: irishmyst@easilink.com

    Pheasants: Ringnecks, Buffs, Iranian Blacknecks, Red & Yellow Goldens, Lady Amhersts and Elliots; Temminck's Tragopans; and Silkie chickens.

  • Valley View Pheasants & Gamebirds
    350 E. Provo
    Provo, UT 84606
    fax: 801-373-4095
    e-mail: ringneck@vvpheasants.com

    Pheasants, Chukar and Quail


  • Pure Quackery Farm & Hatchery
    Axton, VA
    e-mail: bennettsva@aim.com

    Buff, Pekin, Saxony & Appleyard ducks, Bourbon Red & Royal Palm turkeys, and Buff Orpington and both Dark and Buff Cornish chickens


  • Harders Hatchery
    624 N. Cow Creek Rd.
    Ritzville, WA 99169

    Their main thing seems to be the more common production breeds (including Danish Brown Leghorns, Delawares, Wyandottes, etc.) as well some egg hybrids, meat birds, turkeys, a bantam mix and various ducks, geese, game birds and guineas.

  • Northwest Gamebirds
    228812 E. Game Farm Rd
    Kennewick, WA 99337
    fax: 509-585-9766
    e-mail: birdcrazy@nwgamebirds.com

    Suppliers of live and frozen Coturnix quail.

  • Northwest Wildfowl
    10114 54th Place N.E.
    Everett, WA 98205
    fax: 425-397-8136 e-mail: dye@greatnorthern.net

    Specializing in wild waterfowl and grouse

  • Springhetti Gamebird Farm
    12220 Springhetti Road
    Snohomish, WA 98290
    mobile phone: 206-909-1889

    Suppliers of Chukar, Hungarian partridge, Valley quail, Blue scale quail, Gambel's quail, and more


  • MacFarlane Pheasant Farm, Inc.
    2821 U.S. 51 South
    Janesville, WI 53546
    e-mail: chicksales@pheasant.com

    They supply Ringnecks and other pheasants for hunting and table use, also Chukar and Hungarian partridges.

  • Purely Poultry
    BOX 1065
    Oshkosh, WI 54903
    e-mail: chicks@purelypoultry.com

    They have a large list of Chickens, both bantam and large, Ducks, Geese, Turkeys, Guineas and Ornamemtals.

  • Sunnyside Inc. of Beaver Dam, Hatchery Division
    104 Beltline Drive (off of S. Spring St.)
    PO Box 452
    Beaver Dam, WI 53916
    fax: 800-569-6821

    Broilers, Leghorns, hybrid dual purpose brown layers, Broad-breasted Bronze and White turkeys, Mallards, Pekins, Rouens, Embdens and Toulouse.


  • Altona Hatchery
    PO Box 160
    Forrestfield 6058 Western Australia
    +61 (08) 94536611
    fax: +61 (08) 94533318

    Brown and white layers

  • Research Poultry Farm
    Crest Rd
    Research 3095
    (03) 9437 1840
    fax: (03) 9437 1621

    Crossbred pullets, in white, red and black


  • Berg's Hatchery
    Box 547
    Russell, Manitoba R0J 1WO
    fax: 204-773-3270
    e-mail: kevin@bergshatchery.com

    Cornish crosses, production layers (Babcock B300 Leghorns, Isa Browns, Black Sex-links, Buff Sex-links), Easter Eggers, Light Brahmas, RIR, Pekin, Cayuga, Rouen, Buff Orpington and Runner ducks, BBW turkeys, Brown China, Tufted Buff Toulouse and White Danish (whatever they are) geese.

  • Frey's Hatchery Ltd.
    80 Northside Dr.
    St. Jacobs, Ont. N0B 2N0
    fax: 519-664-3491
    e-mail: inquiries@freyshatchery.com

    They handle chickens, ducks, turkeys and pheasants.

  • Miller Hatcheries
    12245 Fort Rd.
    Edmonton, Alberta T5B 4H2
    fax: 780-479-1113
    e-mail: millerh@telusplanet.net

    White and brown eggers, dual purpose fowl, meat birds, White turkeys, Pekin, Rouen and Muscovy ducks, Embden Geese. They also have a selection of information sheets on poultry keeping.

  • Performance Poultry
    RR#1 Carrying Place
    Ontario, Canada K0K 1L0
    e-mail: info@performancepoultry.com

    Performance lists a wide variety of chickens, turkeys, and ducks, plus some guineas and other fowl.

  • Préservation Génétique
    Quebec Province
    450-378-7158 (evenings)
    e-mail: info@preservation.ca

    Rare breeds: eggs and day-olds shipped only within Canada

  • Renaissance Poultry and Exotic Fowl
    Box 7, Site 6, RR#2
    Ponoka, Alberta T4J 1R2, Canada
    800-377-6233 in Western Canada
    e-mail: action1@telusplanet.net

    A few standards and bantams plus poults and ringnecks.

  • Rochester Hatchery
    Rochester, Alberta T0G 1Z0, Canada
    e-mail: rhatch@west-teq.net

    They handle over 80 breeds.


  • Bülow's Hatchery
    Fjordvej 3
    DK-4534 Hørve
    phone: +45 59 66 81 80
    e-mail: hatchery@bulows.dk

    They handle Legarth geese, a fast growing and high egg-producing strain of white domestic goose. They also have ducks: Pekins, Pekin/Muscovy crosses, and Mallards.


  • The Country Comforts Collection
    10 Rectory Lane,
    Weeting, Brandon, IP27 0PX
    Suffolk, UK
    e-mail: mail@CountryComforts.co.uk

    Small hatchery specializing in rare and pure breeds.

  • Country Gate Poultry
    27A Central Ave.
    Eccleston Park, Prescot
    Merseyside L34 2QL
    01744 637387
    e-mail: jpnw32965@cableinet.co.uk

    Buff Orpington chickens, Khaki Campbell ducks, and turkeys in Bronze, Norfolk Black, and White.

  • Kintaline Farm Poultry and Waterfowl Centre
    Benderloch by Oban, Argyll
    01631 720223
    e-mail: home@poultryscotland.co.uk

    They have started utility fowl, chicks & eggs in Barnevelder, Marans, Welsummer, Light Sussex, Black & White Leghorns, and Buff Orpington.

  • Merrydale Farm
    Enderby Road
    Whetstone, Leicester LE8 6JL
    tel: 0116 2866160 or 07703 270359
    e-mail: sales@merrydalepoultry.co.uk

    Point of Lay production hybrids; also Rhode Island Reds, Pekins, Silkies, and exhibition Cochins

  • P & T Poultry
    Cleeton Cottage Farm
    Cleeton Lane, Cleeton St. Mary
    Nr Cleobury Mortimer, Shropshire DY14 0QU
    tel.: 01584 890263
    e-mail: info@pandtpoultry.co.uk

    They carry a fairly large assortment of large fowl and bantams and some ducks. They also carry a lot of poultry supplies and miscellanea.

  • Poultry in Motion
    The Lodge, Rowell Lane
    Bacton, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP1 44LD
    01449 782077
    e-mail: lisa@dlombardi.freeserve.co.uk

    Many breeds, in which they seem to sell both chicks and adult fowl. They also carry supplies.


  • Avicola Olandia
    e-mail: olandia@interfree.it

    The site is in Italian and English. They handle 4 types of meat birds.


  • Hendrix Poultry Breeders
    Villa "de Körver"
    Spoorstraat 69
    PO Box 114
    5830 AC Boxmeer, The Netherlands-EU
    31 485 319111
    fax: 31 485 319112
    e-mail: hpb@hendrix-poultry.nl

    "Suppliers of quality layer breeding stock," with agents worldwide. They handle a feather-sexable White Leghorn and 3 sex-linked Bovans hybrid brown egg layers.


  • Happy Hen Hoose
    e-mail: enquiries@happyhenhoose.co.uk

    They sell a few bantams and a variety of rare breeds, as well as some hybrid layers and a few ducks.


  • Eron: Gamebird and Ornamental Bird Farm
    tel: 0-90-232-4200229
    e-mail: kamil@kamileron.com

    They have a few breeds of chickens, plus many pheasants, quail, partridges, peafowl and wildfowl.

  • Park Hayvancilik

    This one's entirely in Turkish, but they have many breeds of chickens, Chukar, various fancy pigeons, pheasants, peafowl, and Bourbon Red Turkeys.

    Poultry and Pet Supply Houses

    General Poultry Supplies

  • Cutler's Pheasant and Poultry Supply
    1940 Old 51
    Applegate, MI 48401
    fax: 810-633-9178
    e-mail: cutlersupply@avci.net

    Lots of good equipment at good prices. Nice people to work with.

  • Bowles Poultry Supplies
    312 O'Connor Rd.
    Lucasville, OH 45648

    They carry the neatest collection of enameled poultry tie tacks and hat pins that I've found.

  • Smith Poultry and Game Bird Supplies
    14000 West 215th St.
    Bucyrus, KS 66013
    e-mail: smith@poultrysupplies.com

    Lots of good equipment at good prices. Pleasant people on the other end.

  • Seven Oaks Game Farm
    1823 Masonboro Sound Road
    Wilmington, NC 28409-2672
    Phone: 910-791-5352
    fax: 910-791-5352
    e-mail: CMCALLISTER1@ec.rr.com

    Game bird and poultry supplies.

  • Charlie's Poultry Supplies
    6346 Woodstock Tower Rd.
    Fort Valley, VA 22652

    Yep, more poultry supplies.

  • Rocky Top General Store
    316 Ruritan Rd.
    PO Box 1006
    Harriman, TN 37748
    fax: 865-882-9056
    e-mail: info@rockytopgen.com

    Rocky Top handles all sorts of poultry supplies, including tie-outs.

  • Southern Traditions
    6014 N. Inspiration
    Mission, TX 78572
    fax: 956-287-0075
    e-mail: info@southerntracitionco.com

    Lots of poultry supplies. Their emphasis is on gamefowl.

  • Kemp's Koops Online Poultry Supplies
    3560 West 18th Ave.
    Eugene, OR 97402
    e-mail: info@poultrysupply.com

    Online catalog only. "Incubators - Feeders - Health Products - Leg Bands - Books - And Fertile Hatching Eggs."

  • Poultryman's Supply Company
    520 Agawam Rd.
    Winchester, KY 40391
    e-mail: info@poultrymansupply.com

    More poultry supplies!

  • My Pet Chicken
    1253 Springfield Ave. #163
    New Providence, NJ 07974
    e-mail: info@mypetchicken.com

    Supplies, coops, gifts, info and more.

  • Fanciers Specialty
    143 Snyders Rd. W.
    Baden, Ontario
    Canada N0B 1G0
    e-mail: fanciers_specialty@hotmail.com

    And for you folks in Canada! More supplies closer to home.

  • Berry Hill Limited
    75 Burwell Road
    St.Thomas, Ontario
    Canada N5P 3R5 800-668-3072
    e-mail: info@BerryHillLimited.com

    Another Canadian house with poultry supplies

  • Mazuri

    Waterfowl & Pheasant feeds

  • Brower
    Highway 16 West, PO Box 2000
    Houghton, IA 52631
    800-553-1791 or 319-469-4141
    fax: 319-469-4402

    incubators, nest boxes, brooders, poultry dressing equipment and more.

  • Brinsea Products, Inc.
    3670 S. Hopkins Ave.
    Titusville, FL 32780
    fax: 407-267-6090
    e-mail: BrinseaUSA@aol.com

    A British company that specializes in incubators and has an American branch.

  • Shop the Coop
    Pittsburgh, PA
    e-mail: postmaster@shopthecoop.com

    They specialize in products for the pet chicken.

  • Fancier's Specialty Co.
    143 Snyers Rd. W.
    Baden, Ontario, CANADA N0B 1G0

    They carry poultry, pigeon and rabbit supplies and books.

  • Seven Oaks Manufacturing and Sales Alberta
    12245 Fort Road
    Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA T5B 4H2

    Large and small-scale poultry equipment.

  • Patterson's Poultry and Pet Supplies
    PO Box 39
    Wallburg, NC 27373

    A good collection of mostly poultry-related supplies.

  • Bland and Bastedo
    S.P.R. Poultry & Smallholders Centre
    Greenfields Farm, Fontwell Avenue
    Eastergate, Chichester, Sussex PO20 6RU
    fax: 01243-544662
    e-mail: d.bland@zetnet.co.uk

    They supply books and videos on poultry keeping, as well as housing.

  • Atlantic: The Country Superstore
    The Old Mill, Earsham,
    Bungay, Suffolk NR35 2TQ
    01986 891032
    fax: 01986 892496
    e-mail: sales@atlanticonline.uk.com

    Lots of poultry supplies, and many other things for the farm

  • Fleming Outdoors
    5480 Highway 94
    Ramer, AL 36069

    Poultry supplies, plus other farm supplies

  • Gillis Agricultural Systems, Inc.

    Feeders, waterers, incubators, brooders and parts may be found here.

  • Smallholder Supplies
    The Old Post Office
    Main Street, Branston
    Lincolnshire NG23 1RU
    01476 870070

    Poultry suppies, plus other supplies for the smallholder

  • Country Fayre
    e-mail: Sales@CountryFayre.co.uk

    Poultry supplies, books, forums and a breeders directory can be found here.

  • Bellsouth Pty. Ltd.
    PO Box 1233
    Narre Warren, 3805 Australia
    (03) 9796 7044
    fax: (03) 9796 7033
    e-mail: poultry@bellsouth.com.au

    Poultry supplies and books in Oz.

  • Dhumal.com
    36,D Road, MIDC SATPUR
    NASHIK - 422007 India
    (0253) 2350384
    e-mail: info@dhumal.com

    Poultry supplies in India.

  • Chicken Shack Agencies
    South Africa
    phone: 012 669 0164
    e-mail: info@chickenshack.co.za

    Manufacturers of quality poultry and swine equipment. Feeding, drinking and heating, winching and climate control systems. Agents for Impex and Gasolec. Installations and spares. They're in South Africa.

  • Randall Burkey Co., Inc.
    PO Box 1090, 117 Industrial Drive
    Boerne, TX 78006
    fax: 210-249-9223
    e-mail: rburkey@randallburkey.com

    Their catalog includes all sorts of supplies for the poultry and gamebird breeder. They also carry incubators for reptile eggs.

  • Marsh Farm Products at Lyon Electric Co., Inc.
    1690 Brandywine Ave.
    Chula Vista, CA 91911
    fax: 619-216-3434
    e-mail: lyonelect@aol.com

    Various poultry supplies, especially heavy on incubators.

  • GQF Manufacturing Co.
    PO Box 1552
    Savannah, GA 31498

    They make Hova-bator incubators and sell parts for same. They also sell egg cartons for Quail and Chukar eggs.

  • Lawing Incubator Company
    5350 Mud Cut Loop
    Marion, NC 28752
    fax: 828-738-4428
    e-mail: chicks@icu2.net

    They sell used incubators and new and used parts.

  • Curfew Incubators
    4103 Route de Vintimille
    06540 Brell sur Roya
    (+33) 493044135 (UK phone: 01621 741923)
    e-mail: annabelstokes@aol.com

    More incubators, for those in the UK and France.

  • Hawkhead Hatchery Equipment
    200 Industrial Loop #158
    Orange Park, FL 32073
    e-mail: jrice@hatcheryequipment.com

    They supply incubators and hatchers of all sizes.

  • NatureForm Hatchery Systems, Inc.
    925 North Ocean St.
    Jacksonville, FL 32202
    e-mail: info@natureform.com

    Specialty incubation equipment

  • NatureForm Hatchery Systems, Inc.
    925 North Ocean St.
    Jacksonville, FL 32202
    e-mail: info@natureform.com

    They specialize in incubators.

  • Shenandoah Manufacturing Co., Inc.
    PO Box 839
    Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    (street address: 1070 Virginia Ave, 22802)
    fax: 540-434-3068
    e-mail: sales@shenmfg.com

    Manufactures various poultry equipment, including brooders, nests, feeders, and waterers.

  • Gillis Agricultural Systems, Inc.
    East Highway 12
    PO Box 250
    Willmar, MN 56201
    e-mail: sales@gillisag.com

    Lots of poultry equipment.

  • Kawimpex Poultry Equipment N.V.
    Lodewijk de Raetlaan 24a
    8870 Izegem
    fax: +32-51-320796
    e-mail: info.web@kawimpex.com

    General poultry supplies. Site in English and French.

    General Farm and Animal Supplies

  • Safeguard Products, Inc.
    PO Box 8
    New Holland, PA 17557

    Carries a good line-up of small animal and bird equipment.

  • Valentine Equipment Co.
    7510 S. Madison St.
    Hinsdale, IL 60522

    Poultry supplies, grooming supplies, fencing and caging materials, plus more.

  • Atlantic Country Superstore
    The Old Mill, Earsham, Bungay
    Suffolk NR35 2TQ
    phone: 01986 891032
    fax: 01986 892496
    e-mail: atlantic@csl-ltd.sagehost.co.uk

    They have a Poultry & Smallholder Catalogue.

    Pigeon Supplies

  • Foy's Pigeon Supplies
    PO Box 27166
    Golden Valley, MN 55427
    e-mail: foyspigeon@zoominternet.net

    Just about everything the pigeon fancier needs -- and I understand the owner was a pharmacist and is very knowledgable about drugs and diseases.

  • New England Pigeon Supply (NEPS)
    Tony Patti
    95 River Road
    Preston, CT 06365

    This dealer came to me with a good recommendation, but I haven't tried them yet. Ah, now I have. They were at a pigeon show that I attended.

  • Global Pigeon Supplies
    2301 Rowland Ave
    Savannah, GA 31404
    e-mail: gpswo@aol.com

    Another good supplier with a large catalog.

    Coops and Pens

  • NFP - Manufacturers of Poultry Housing
    John Price Yard, New Street
    Ledbury, Herefordshire HR8 2EJ
    tel/fax: 01531-631020
    e-mail: spencer.lane@virgin.net

    Poultry housing, ". . . from small arks for 8 hens to Deep Litters for 1000 birds."

  • Forsham Cottage Arks
    Goreside Farm, (off Sandy Lane)
    Great Chart, Ashford, Kent TN26 1JU
    Ledbury, Herefordshire HR8 2EJ
    +44 (0)1233 820229
    fax: +44 (0)1233 820157 e-mail: cindy@forshamcottagearks.co.uk

    They make various poultry coops and housing for other animals. Even if you're not in the UK and it's not worth shipping, they have great illustrations that may give you some cooping ideas.

  • Black Dog Farm
    PO Box 1017
    2422 Key Peninsula Highway N.
    Lakebay, WA 98349
    fax: 253.884.9788
    e-mail: nancy@theblackdogfarm.com

    They are the West Coast distributors for Forsham Arks.

  • Forsham USA
    16381 Black Run Rd.
    Orange, VA 22960
    e-mail: franceslea@forshamusa.com

    They are the East Coast distributors for Forsham Arks.

  • The Chicken Condo
    PO Box 376
    Shingletown, CA 96088
    e-mail: robben@c-zone.net

    Portable chicken coops and chicken tractors

  • Ready Coop
    Kinmount, Ontario
    e-mail: info@readycoop.com

    An insulated portable coop for colder areas ENGLAND
    +44(0)1386 833083 fax: +44(0)1386 833364 e-mail: dft@honeybourne.demon.co.uk

    The trust has various coop plans for sale, as well as other poultry equipment. They also raise various rare breeds of fowl.

  • Birstall Pet and Poultry Houses
    Sibson Road
    Birstall, Leicestershire
    UK 0116 267 7091
    fax: 0116 237 4197
    e-mail: sales@birstall.com

    Just what the name implies: poultry houses and runs, dove cotes, duck nest boxes.

  • Omlet USA 866-653-8872

    The US distributor for Eglu coops.

  • The Poultry Pen
    Weirside Farm
    Waddingham, Lincolnshire DN21 4TD
    phone: (01673) 818776
    e-mail: les@weirside1.freeserve.co.uk

    A UK source. Poultry houses for various sorts available. Also some chickens.

  • Happy Hen Houses
    Victoria, Australia

    They make A-frame coops.

  • Wells Poultry Housing
    The Bungalow
    Twyncynghordy, Gwent, NP23 4JA
    01495 313838
    e-mail: info@chicken-house.co.uk

    Another UK supplier of small poultry housing

  • Easy-Garden
    PO Box 177
    Carl Junction, MO 64834
    e-mail: info@easy-garden.com

    They sell a Portable Poultry Shelterand a Brooder and Grow Off Pen.

  • Premier1
    2031 300th St.
    Washington, IA 52353
    fax: 800-346-7992
    e-mail: info@premier1supplies.com or premier@se-iowa.net

    They've got a movable electric poultry-net fence which looks great for protecting pastured poultry or quickly erecting a predator-repellant yard for your pets.

  • electric FENCING DIRECT
    E. Anglia, UK
    01732 833976

    Here's more electric poultry netting in the UK.

  • Agrisellex
    116 North Park, Fakenham
    Norfolk NR21 9RH
    Tel: 01328853266
    e-mail: sales"AT"agrisellex.co.uk (Please replace "AT" with @, trying to prevent Spam.)

    Still more UK electric poultry fencing

  • Keipper Cooping Company
    W224 S8475 Industrial Dr.
    PO Box 249
    Big Bend, WI 53103

    Collapsible, all-wire coops for showing, etc.

  • Collapsible Wire Products
    5120 North 126th St.
    Butler, WI 53007
    e-mail: collapsiblewireproductsllc@gmail.com

    Wire showing coops

  • J. A. Cissel
    PO Box 2025
    Lakewood, NJ 08701
    e-mail: jacissel@Compuserve.com

    They sell Toprite Game Farm Netting.

  • Northern Greenhouse Sales
    Box 42
    Neche, ND 58265

    They sell a long-lasting woven poly usually used for greenhouses, but can be used quite well on coops.

  • For the Birds
    PO Box 611
    Bantam, CT 06750

    Nest boxes and feeders for wildfowl.

  • Oakwood Enterprises
    PO Box 274
    Princeton, MN 55371

    All they sell are solar-powered flashing red lights, used as predator repellants to deter owls and various nocturnal mammalian predators.

  • Agri-Tec
    601 Farmers Avenue
    Amarillo, TX 79118
    e-mail: agritec@arn.net

    Odor control and waste management for agricultural purposes. They sell Abate, a substance for controlling odors in the poultry area.

    Leg Bands, Saddles, etc.

  • National Band and Tag Co.
    721 York St., PO Box 72430
    Newport, KY 41072
    fax: 800-261-TAGS (8247)
    e-mail: tags@nationalband.com

    Leg bands, wing bands, livestock ear tags, and more.

  • Ketchum Mfg. Co., Inc.
    11 Town Shed Road
    Lake Luzerne, NY 12846
    fax: 518-696-4048
    e-mail: sales@ketchummfg.com

    Leg bands, metal wing bands and plastic wing badges.

  • Mason City Tent & Awning Company
    408 South Federal Avenue
    Mason City, IA 50401

    They make turkey saddles.

    Getting ready for the table

  • Featherman Equipment
    760 SW 55th Ave.
    Jamesport, MO 64648
    e-mail: info@featherman.net

    They carry pluckers, scalder, dunker, shackles, cones, and a utility cart

    Shipping Boxes and the like

  • Chiswick
    33 Union Ave.
    Sudbury, MA 01776
    fax: 800-638-9899

    Packaging, shipping and warehouse supplies. They carry a line of freezer bags that can handle large turkeys.

  • Alderman-Fisher Packaging
    207 Walnut
    Kansas City, MO

    I know nothing about them except that they're supposed to carry egg cartons and freezer bags.

  • Cascades Agri-Pak
    Route 19
    Monticello, NY

    I buy my egg cartons from them, but don't know their mailing address, as I drive over to get them.

  • EggCartons.com
    24 Holt Rd
    PO Box 302
    Manchaug, MA 01526
    fax: 877-455-4647
    e-mail: info@eggcartons.com

    As you might guess . . . .

  • Dolco
    1121 So. Columbia St.
    Wenatchee, WA 98801
    fax: 219-728-9958

    Another supplier of egg cartons I only know by hearsay.

    Poultry-related Gifts and other odd stuff

  • Lookout Decals and Graphics

    They carry many poultry-related decals and will make others to order.

  • Browntrout Publishers, Inc.
    POB 280070
    San Francisco, CA 94128
    fax: 310-316-1138

    A nice chicken calendar, plus many other rural and not-so-rural calendars. I do have one problem with their calendar, in that I like to use pencil, not pen, and it doesn't take that very well. Great pictures, tho'.
    Order this calendar now from amazon.com.

  • American Bantam Association

    I just learned that the ABA has a chicken calendar which has pictures of champion bantams. It costs $6 including shipping and can be ordered from Don Karasek, 2504 State Rd 133, Blue River, WI 53518.

  • Country Store
    Suite 3813, 5925 Country Lane
    PO Box 990
    Greendale, WI 53129

    Yet another chicken calendar, The Cluckendar has some of the poorest (not worst, just poorest) poultry puns I've ever encountered. But it does have pictures of chickens, some quite cute.


  • First State Veterinary Supply
    P.O. Box 190
    Parsonsburg, MD 21849

    Poultry oriented, and the guy who runs it knows his stuff!

  • Omaha Vaccine Co.
    PO Box 7228
    Omaha, NE 68107

    They carry some poultry supplies and medications along with the same for most livestock and pets. This is a large catalog.

  • Strecker Supply Co.
    Box 330-B
    Selbyville, DE 19975

    Their catalog seems to be a one page listing of many kinds of poultry medications.

  • Jeffers Vet Supply
    PO Box 100
    Dothan, AL 36302

    They carry poultry supplies and medications, as well as a large variety of supplies for other livestock, including ratites.

  • Vetafarm Australia Pty. Ltd.
    PO Box 5244 (office at 3 Bye St.)
    Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650 Australia
    (02) 69 256222 (international: 61 2 69 256222)
    fax: (02) 69 256333 (international: 61 2 69 256333)
    e-mail: vetafarm@wts.com.au

  • Thomas Veterinary Drug
    PO Box 623
    Tolleson, AZ 85353

    " . . . high quality natural animal health care products."

  • Tolbert Bantams and Poultry Supply Co.
    Polk City, FL 33868
    e-mail: tolbertbantams@aol.com

    They have mostly medications, plus they sell some bantam d'Uccles and d'Anvers.


    • Every bird and mammal except the spiny anteater experiences REM (rapid eye movement) sleep.
    • The term 'Chicken Pox' didn't come from people believing that they came from chickens, it came from the Old English term 'gican pox' - which means the itching pox.
    • Laid head to claw, KFC chickens consumed worldwide would stretch some 275,094 miles. They would circle the Earth at the equator 11 times or stretch from the Earth approximately 50,094 miles past the moon.
    • A rooster will attack anything that he thinks will harm the hens ( that includes humans ). Their spurs (located at the back of their leg) can cause a very painful puncture wound.

    "So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living and moving thing with which the water teems, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good!"
    Genesis 1:21

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