Type
Crossword
Description

term for domesticated fowl poultry
specialized meat bird broiler
involving all areas of the production process integrated
this process makes poultry production more efficient, profitable and responsible to consumer demands vertical integration
chickens used for egg production layer
these eggs have higher concentrations of vitamin E and omega-3 fatty acids designer eggs
acronym for group which enact protocols of cleanliness and safety in poultry plants HACCP
female chicken hen
male chicken rooster
baby chicken chick

Poultry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A mature female chicken that produces eggs. layer
A mature male chicken. Rooster
Used mainly for meat. broiler
A young female chicken. pullet
A male chicken that is less than 1 year old. cockerel
A male chicken that has been neutered. capon
A hen that is no longer laying eggs. spent hen
Upper portion of the leg that is separated at the knee & hip joint. thigh
Thigh and drumstick with a portion of the back attached. leg quarter
Lower portion of the leg that is separated at the knee and hock. drumstick
Part of the wing between the wing tip and the second joint. flat
Part of the wing between the second joint and the body. drumette
Heart, gizzard, and liver. giblets
The back of the carcass beginning at the base back to the tail. back
Serving size of poultry. four ounces
Grade that is normally sold in stores. grade A
Dark meat has more ___________ which causes the color change. oxygen
"________" poultry has never been chilled below 26 F. fresh
"________" poultry has been chilled to below 0 F. frozen

Livestock Terms Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A newly hatched or a very young chicken. Chick
A chicken that is 6 to 13 weeks of age used for meat production. Broiler
A young domesticated hen. Pallet
An aduly female chicken. Hen
An adult make chicken. Cockerel
All make domestic chickens. Rooster
Eggs and chicken. Popularproducts
The scientific name for cattle. Bovine
A sexually immature young bovine. Calf
A young female bovine which has not yet had a calf. Heifer
A castrated male bovine. Steer
A sexually mature male bovine. Bull

poultry Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

POULTRY
HEN
COOP
VANE
KEEL
DUCK
GOOSE
CHICKEN
ROOSTER
PROTECTION
SPANGLED
BARRED
LACED
PATTERN
BABY
WINGS
SPECKLED
MOTTLED
FLUFFY
BIRD
BROODY
BODY FEATHERS
CHICK
SHELL
YOLK
SADDLE
WEB

Poultry Vocabulary Quiz Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Egg white Albumen
Chicken raised for meat Broiler
A device used to keep chicks warm Brooder
To examine eggs by holding them up to a bright light Candle
Baby chicken Chick
Soft, fine, fluffy feathers of baby birds Down
A hard white tooth at the end of the beak used for hatching Egg-Tooth
Unhatched or unborn offspring that is still developing Embryo
A group of poultry or sheep Flock
A bird that is hunted for food Game bird
An adult female chicken Hen
A device that keeps eggs warm until they hatch Incubator
Domestic fowls raised for meat, eggs, or feathers Poultry
Adult male chicken Rooster
The yellow part of the inside of an egg Yolk
A hen that is raised for producing eggs Layer

Poultry definitions crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Bird Avian
Poultry houses in which the lighting is controlled by producer Blackout house
One of the most popular cuts of chicken composed of white meat Boneless breast
Bone in cut that includes a portion of the back, the breast and the wing Breast quarter
Produces fertile eggs that will be hatched in hatchery Breeder farm
Chicken raised for meat Broiler
Pouch connected to the junction of the small and big intestines Caeca
Process used to examine the interior quality of eggs Candling
Castrated male chicken Capon
Baby chicken Chick
Domestic fowl kept for its meat or eggs Chicken
The single posterior opening for a birds digestive, urinary and reproductive tracts Cloaca
Male chicken under one year old Cockerel
Expanded muscular pouch near the gullet or throat Crop
Male duck Drake
Lower portion of the leg quarter Drumstick
Female duck Duck
Baby duck of either sex Duckling
Are often used to make stock Feet
Group of ducks Flock
Oldest system of housing poultry Free range system
Group of geese Gaggle
Bird hunted for sport Game bird
Male goose Gander
A group Gang
Edible offal of the chicken Giblets
Muscular, thick walled part of the birds stomach Gizzard
Female goose Goose
Baby goose of either sex Gosling
Material fed to birds Grit
Facility where eggs are hatched Hatchery
Adult female chicken over a year old Hen
Refers to a different logic and methods than traditional breeding Hybrid
Total confinement operations where birds stay in cages their entire life Intensive system housing
Chicken raised for eggs Layer
Both the drumstick and the thigh when still connected Leg quarter

Chicken Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A female chicken hen
A male chicken rooster
Type of chicken that lays blueish-green egg Araucana
Used to hatch eggs Incubators
A chicken's home Coop
The number of day it takes to hatch a chick twenty-one
A 'meat' bird Broiler
A group of chickens Flock
Fleshy, red crest on a chicken's head Coxcomb
A virus known as Avian Influenza Bird Flu
Chicken's closed relative Tyrannosaurus
How many taste buds a hen has three-hundred-forty
The amount of pounds an average chicken weighs one.thirtytwo
Amount of years a chicken lives on average Ten
The amount of individuals a chicken can recognize onehundred
A chicken's favorite game Hide n' Seek
Where the word chicken originated from German

Poultry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The process of exposing an egg to a bright light, allowing the observer to judge certain freshness factors Candling
Serves to protect the growing embryo, provide calcium, and allow for oxygen to pass into the shell and carbon dioxide to escape. Shell
Two membranes surround the yolk and albumen and provide protection against bacterial invasion as well as water retention. Shell Membrane
An air space between the two shell membranes, usually at the larger end of the egg. Air cell
Two white cords that attach to each end of the yolk to support and keep the yolk centered in the albumen. Chalazae
The round yellow mass which provides nutrients for the developing embryo. Yolk
Liver, gizzard, and heart are called ____________. Giblets
A miniature chicken Bantam
The group name for all domesticated birds used for meat, eggs, or feathers Poultry
Six- to seven-week-old chickens weighing about 4 pounds that are used for meat because they are tender Broiler
The ranking of chicks in a flock due to aggressive interactions. Peck order
A behavior that the animal acquires through experience. Learned
The most common egg laying breed White Leghorn
A period of time when the birds will shed and renew their feathers Molting
The care of young poultry up to 8 to 10 weeks of age Brooding
Chickens used to produce large quantities of eggs Layer
Who is present in all food processing plants? USDA Inspector
The largest segment of the poultry industry. Chickens
The very end of a chicken wing that is undesirable Wing tip
Although people do not eat this part of the chicken, some people save it to make chicken broth. Back

Small Animal Care and Management Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Are new born chicks Chicks
Are mature chickens used for meat Roasters
Male chickens Cockerels
Adult male chickens Roosters
Female young chickens Pullets
Adult female chicken hen
miniature chickens bantams
Male turkeys Toms
Young turkeys poults
Male ducks Drakes
Young ducks duckling
Male geese ganders
Female goose goose
Young geese Gosling
young pigeons used for meat before they learn how to fly Squabs
What are the 3 gernerations of rabbit: Rabbit, ___________, Hares Cottontails
What three colors do rabbits occur in: ________, Red, Black White
The most laying type of chicken Whiteleghorn
Dogs can ______ and protect livestock Herd
________ were embalmed in honey based liquid Mummies
Ducks can be classified as _____ or egg producers Meat
_________ rabbits are used for meat, fur, pet, show, and laboratory use Domestic
_______ rabbits are used for wool Angora

Chickens Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

chicken
hen
rooster
wattles
comb
henhouse
daily chicken
newspaper
eggs
beak
poultry
fowl
chick
ayam cemani
orpington
speckled sussex
darcy
dorothy
cindy
guinea
nestbox
olive eggers
birds

Chicken Word search

Type
Word Search
Description

breast
wattles
shanks
toes
vent
comb
ear lobe
feathers
chick
bantam
eggs
Rooster
Beak
Hen