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Dominique

Super friendly, very intelligent, GREAT Foragers!

A review on: Dominique
sedaeng

Pros: intelligent, friendly, wonderful foragers

Cons: small - medium eggs

I think Dominiques are underrated.  Very docile, intelligent birds.  They wander and work hard for their meals, foraging all day long.  At first I thought the black and white pattern would be dull, unexciting, but after owning them now for a few months, they are quite beautiful after all.  If handled frequently from the time they are hatched, when they mature, they actually...
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Lay well, no personality
Lay well, no personality

Orpington

Pros: They lay well, haven't gone broody, seem very hardy

Cons: No personality

Cute little blue egg layers with fluffy cheeks!
Cute little blue egg layers with fluffy cheeks!

bantam ameraucana

Pros: Blue eggs, hens are gentle. Tolerate heat and cold well.

Cons: Some roosters are aggressive. Youngsters are a bit flighty until they're used to things.

Loving, Large Birds
Loving, Large Birds

Brahma

Pros: Loving. Vocal. Peaceful and Easy to raise!

Cons: I have none!

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