Useful Information

Link to European Census Data:

DNA Sexing:

Avian Biotech International, Animal Genetics UK, 1 Mount Charles Road, St Austell, Cornwall,
PL25 3LB, Tel: 017726 24778 8, email:

Live Food, Mealworms etc:

Livefoods Direct Ltd, Houghton Road, North Anston Trading Estate, Sheffield, S25 4JJ, 
Tel: 01909 518888  

Incubation Equipment:

Brinsea Products Ltd, Station Road, Sandford, North Somerset, BS25 5RA  Tel:0845 226 0120, E Mail:
AB Incubators, Unit No1, Church Farm, Chelmondiston, Nr Ipswich, Suffolk IP9 1HS

Tel: 01473 780050  E mail:

Vitamins, Disinfectants, etc:

Vetark Professional, PO Box 60, Winchester, SO23 9XN, Tel: +44(0)1962 844316   E mail:

Rings - various types:

Avian ID, Unit 3, Tescan Units, Pool Business Park, Wilson Way, Redruth, TR15 3RX.
Tel: 0044 (0)1209 212775

Note: when ordering closed rings from Avian ID – Please state they are to be to the Aviornis specification suitable for Galliformes

Ring Sizes– For all the Galliformes species see in Aviculture Section on this site - Breeding and Managing Pheasants - Chapter 8

Softbill Food:

Universal Food Witte Molen BV, The Netherlands,  Agents in UK: Rob Harvey Specialist Feeds, Gravel Hill Road, Holt Pound, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 4LG Tel:01420 23986 e-mail:

Bird Seed:

J.E.Haith Ltd, Genesis Way, Europac, Grimsby,NE Lincolnshire, DE37 9TU, Tel:0800 298 7054