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Ancona

Ancona

“ Just a great bird in my eyes. My 3 Ancona's ( spot, dot and splash ) are very friendly with me, each have laid a big white egg every day since the age of 17 weeks ( which is early for most breeds ). They are very economical eaters. I just love watching them fly, hop and bounce up our terraces and all through the garden. They are great at escaping from predators......and the run, but at...” --cluckcluckluke

84% Positive Reviews
Andalusian

Andalusian

“ My Blue Andalusian, Silver, is one of my favorite chickens.  She is seven months old and is a delightful member of the flock. Her coloring and lacing is just beautiful even though she is a hatchery chick.  She lays a medium to large white egg 6 days a week with an occasional jumbo.  She fits in well with my flock and does not pick on the other girls, but does stand up for...” --nova022

87% Positive Reviews
Catalana

Catalana

“ Catalanas could use more keepers in the States.  I found some authentic Catalanas after a long search. They were worth the effort. I have been impressed with their style, smarts, and confidence. They are all business. They are however, easy to manage and not flighty as some might expect. They lay a nice white egg, and plenty of them. Even up to and through the winter. Catalanas are a...” --gjensen

100% Positive Reviews
Leghorn

Leghorn

“ I have one white Leghorn and one brown Leghorn (2RIR, 1B.orp, 2 Lorps, 3 Silkies).  My white Leghorn (Pearl) is by far my favorite chicken.  I don't think she understands she is a chicken, she is more like a dog.  She preferrs my company over the chicken company I force her to keep in the coop.  Pearl will come when called and is happiest sitting either beside me or on me....” --Dawnschix

91% Positive Reviews
Minorca

Minorca

“ Minorcas have always struck me as true royalty of the poultry world because of their stately presence and impressive size.  They are often overlooked for egg production in favor of White Leghorns or sex links these days but they are exceptional layers of very large white eggs. Once fully developed they are very large in size.  A full grown cock bird will be close to three feet with...” --WyandotteTX

88% Positive Reviews
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