Chicken Breeds

Learn about various chicken breeds, browse tons of pictures, and read people's experiences with the diversity of types of chickens.

  1. Top 10 Best Backyard Chicken Breeds

    Hello, To all those new backyard chicken people who have joined this site for chickens. Some of you don't have any yet though and you are probably...
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  2. Ameraucana V.S Easter Egger.

    I've heard a lot of people ask, What is the difference between an Easter Egger and a Ameraucana? So I decided to create this article on the...
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  3. Ayam cemani facts you didn't know!

    The ayam cemani... @pyxis this one is for you!
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  4. Partridge Chantecler: a Cold-hardy Dual Purpose Breed

    [ATTACH] In the early 1900’s, Dr. John E Wilkinson of Alberta Canada was appalled by economic losses encountered by poultrymen due to the...
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  5. alexa009

    The Red Sex link Chicken.

    Red Star History: A red star/ red sex link is a hybrid meaning it isn't a breed of chicken. This breed is not recognized by the American poultry...
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  6. Black Jersey Giants

    Jersey Giants are the largest chicken breed in the world. The black variety originated in New Hersey in the 1880s when the Black brothers, John...
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  7. Everything you need to know about: SILKIES!

    Ever knew that the silkie had five toes? Ever knew that they are called "black boned chicken" In Chinese? Learn more in this article!...
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  8. Ameraucana: Best in food, companion and breeding at The Maine Homeseatd

    If you are looking for an all-around good homestead chicken with many great qualities, this may very well be your chicken breed of choice.
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  9. Ming Ming

    Dorkings

    This is a very old breed known even to the ancient Romans and introduced by them to Britain. Characteristics are the color combination of silvery...
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  10. Plymouth Rock Chicken Breed- Everything you need to know.

    PLYMOUTH ROCKS [ATTACH] Egg Production: Good Egg Size: Large Egg Color: Light Brown/Brown Temperament: Sometimes aggressive toward other hens;...
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  11. The Salmon Faverolle - Personal Point Of View.

    I didn't know what to expect, I've learned through life when raising chickens that even though a breed may be rated something in particular, an...
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  12. D'Anver chicken breed rating

    The adorable chubby cheeked Belgian Bearded d'Anvers bantams are a wonderful breed for novices and experts. They are great for cold weather...
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  13. Cackle hatchery silkies

    [ATTACH][ATTACH] [ATTACH][ATTACH] [ATTACH][ATTACH] [ATTACH] When I ordered my silkies from cackle hatchery, I searched the internet for HOURS...
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  14. La Fleche (Devil Bird)

    Alot of chickens have names based on their combs, right? And for other unique traits of their breed, or even where and how they The silkies for...
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  15. What Type of Chicken?

    Wondering what breed to get? This article lists a few that can get you thinking about which one to get!
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