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Welcome to: Evergreen Creek Farm's Pet Chickens and Production Birds Hello, thank you for visiting my chicken page! I'm chicken CRAZY I personally own 13 chickens, although the rest of my family owns like 15 more. I'll start with my production birds: First there's Stacy: As you can see she's a beautiful White Leghorn pullet. She is a survivor of prolapse, which she got about two months ago. She's a pretty sweet chicken too the other chickens although not to much with me. She's...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Purpose Comb: Pea Broodiness: Average Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Large Egg Color: Brown Breed Temperament: Friendly, non-aggressive Breed Colors / Varieties: No Variations in color, but also available as a Bantam. Breed Details: I have raised and bred Buckeye chickens since 2007, NPIP 43-694. After an entire year of researching what chicken would be best suited to our ever changing weather...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: V-Shaped Broodiness: Seldom Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Medium Egg Color: White Breed Temperament: Bears confinement well,Docile Breed Colors / Varieties: Mottled, White Breed Details: These are probably the calmest chickens I have so far. They are very like Polish in the fact that they can't see very well because of their crests, but they don't seem to be startled as easily...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Purpose Comb: Single Broodiness: Seldom Climate Tolerance: Heat General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: High Egg Size: Medium Egg Color: White Breed Temperament: Flighty,Shy to quite trusting Breed Colors / Varieties: Black-tailed buff. Breed Details: Also known as Buff Catalana, or Catalana del Prat Leonada, or just Prat. Eggs vary from white to light cream or light pinkish. Body from light buff to golden-red, tail iridescent greenish-black. Legs not...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Purpose Comb: V-Shaped Broodiness: Seldom Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Medium Egg Color: White Breed Temperament: Friendly,Easily handled,Bears confinement well,Quiet,Docile Breed Colors / Varieties: Black, although blue is also available in other countries. Breed Details: These are very interesting birds and although not reputed as amazing layers, in my own experience, the hen lays a large...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Single Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Small Egg Color: Light Brown or white Breed Temperament: Friendly,Easily handled,Calm,Bears confinement well,Docile Breed Colors / Varieties: Wheaten, Spangled, Red Pyle, Barred, BB Red, Crele, Black, Self Blue, Blue Breasted Red, Silver Duckwing, Mille Fleur, Blue, Fawn, Brassy Back, Mottled, White, Splash, Quail and Blue Red...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Pea Broodiness: Average Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Medium Egg Color: White Breed Temperament: Aggressive,Wild / restless,Flighty Breed Colors / Varieties: Black and Blue are the standard colors but other colors are available. Breed Details: If you are interested in getting into long tail chickens I think the Sumatra is a good choice because they are relatively easy keepers....
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Purpose Comb: Single Broodiness: Average Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Large Egg Color: Brown Breed Temperament: Friendly,Calm,Quiet,Docile Breed Colors / Varieties: The Java can be found in black, white and mottled. Pictures courtesy of Chickndaddy. Breed Details: Black Javas has black legs with yellow soles of the feet whereas the White Java has yellow legs. It is interesting to note that the...
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Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Single Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: Heat General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Small Egg Color: All colors Breed Temperament: Friendly,Easily handled,Calm,Bears confinement well,Quiet,Docile, strong flier Breed Colors / Varieties: This breed is not standardized yet. The Serama Council of North America has acheived ABA and APA acceptance of the white serama . The currently recognized colors of the SCNA are all...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Single Broodiness: Average Climate Tolerance: Heat General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Medium Egg Size: Small Egg Color: White Breed Temperament: Flighty, loud, active, Breed Colors / Varieties: They come in one variety - silver and black penciled Breed Details: This is a fast maturing breed with pullets laying at 4 months and males crowing at 5-6 weeks old. Eggs are usually off-white and not pure white. Roosters have silver-white...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Comb: Broodiness: Climate Tolerance: General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Egg Size: Egg Color: Breed Temperament: Extremely flighty, hyper, does not do well with confinement or human interaction. Will fly away if it can (you will need netting on top of all your runs) MUST be hand held at an early age. Breed Colors / Varieties: Breed Details: Chicken Breed Photos: Primary Image Rooster Hen Egg Chick Adolescent
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Rose Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: High Egg Size: Small Egg Color: Light Brown Breed Temperament: Aggressive,Friendly,Easily handled Breed Colors / Varieties: This Breed has 14 recognized varieties: Quail, Black, Self Blue, Blue, Mottled, Cuckoo, Mille Fleur, Blue Quail, Buff, BBR, Porcelain, White, Colombian and Buff Colombian. Breed Details: Some males can be very...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: ornamental Comb: Single Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: Tolerant in cold weather. General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Poor Egg Size: small Egg Color: light brown to white Breed Temperament: Friendly, docile, easily handled, quiet, Breed Colors / Varieties: Buff, Lace, Black, White, Mottled, Lemon Blue, Etc. Breed Details: Cock should be about 30 oz and hens should be about 26 oz. The Cochin breed was imported to England from China in...
Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Purpose Comb: Rose Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: Cold General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: High to Med Egg Size: Large Egg Color: Brown Breed Temperament: Friendly,Easily handled,Calm,Bears confinement well,Quiet,Docile Breed Colors / Varieties: Golden laced, silver laced, colubian, buff, partridge, silver penciled, blue, blue laced red, black Breed Details: Wyandottes are very good egg layers even in winter! they make a good table bird,...
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