Chicken Breeds

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

  1. 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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  2. The Great American Dominique

    Originating in the U.S. during the colonial period was the Dominique, also known as Dominicker. This is literally America's oldest breed of...
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  3. The Orpington Chicken Breed.

    Orpington History: The Orpington is a breed of chicken named after the town of Orpington, Kent, in south-east England, which was made famous in...
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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Ayam cemani facts you didn't know!

    The ayam cemani... @pyxis this one is for you!
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  10. What chicken breed is right for you?

    Hello! This is going to be about finding the right chicken breed for you! I've seen new members on this site with Cornish crosses and broilers!...
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  11. Why Easter Eggers Are So Great

    Don't get rid of that Easter Egger yet! Read this!
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  12. KristyAz

    Marans

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Purpose Comb: Single Broodiness: Average Climate Tolerance: Cold General Egg Info: Egg Productivity:...
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  13. AceOfSpadesJJ

    Jersey Giant

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Purpose Comb: Single Broodiness: Seldom Climate Tolerance: Cold General Egg Info: Egg Productivity:...
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  14. BantamFan4Life

    Rosecomb

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Rose Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity:...
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  15. BantamFan4Life

    Leghorn

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Egg Layer Comb: Single Broodiness: Seldom Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity:...
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