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Barred Rock

Bossy but Beautiful

A review on: Barred Rock
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Pros: great layers, pretty

Cons: bossy, mean

I have 9 chickens in total. I went to my local garden store one day and saw a Barred Rock Hen and decided to get her because she is my moms favorite breed of chicken. She got along fine when I introduce her to the rest. She is just a little bossy towards the others and likes to peck me. I dont mind because its just a small peck and it doesnt hurt. But, we are still keeping her because she is...
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Gentle Giants!
Gentle Giants!

Langshan

Pros: Sweet, Elegant, the Great Dane of the chicken world

Cons: Broody! Get from a reputable line...not a hatchery.

Ridiculously Adorable!
Ridiculously Adorable!

Crevecoeur

Pros: Very smart, alert, have the joie de vivre! Excellent foragers, adorable temperaments.

Cons: Needs to be socialized heavily, needs lots of handling, will fly and roost in trees if given the chance

Wish I had found this 5 years ago
Wish I had found this 5 years ago
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