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 Campine by Judge W.H. Card, American Poultry Advocate, March 1914

    [ATTACH] The Campine by Judge W.H. Card American Poultry Advocate, March 1914 This breed is bred. Nature has been consulted and harmony prevails....
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  2. Improved Campines by Willis Van Dewalker, American Poultry Advocate, March 1914

    [ATTACH] In writing this article on Improved Campines, I do not want to belittle any other breed, for I have bred various breeds for fifteen years...
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  3. The New Hampshire Red

    The New Hampshire red is a bird built for laying and lots of time meat production due to their large size. Descending straight from then Rhode...
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  4. 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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  5. djcap

    Blue Partridge Brahma

    Blue Partridge Brahma I have Blue Partridge Brahma and they are very rare in the USA! I will be selling hatching eggs this spring! Takes a...
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  6. logans ducks

    Best breed to go with red sex link, Cochin ban, pekin duck

    I have a pekin hen looking for another or two more ducks to go with since her mate died also have two red sex links and five Cochin bantams what...
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  7. 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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  8. Tiana's chickens

    What breed is my hen?

    I've had a hen for a few years now and I've always wondered if she's mixed with something. Both her parents were black "pure bred" Australorps but...
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  9. 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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  10. Why Easter Eggers Are So Great

    Don't get rid of that Easter Egger yet! Read this!
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  11. 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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  12. My Barred Rocks!

    These little beauties are my favorite pet that I have ever had. The kids pick them up fairly easily, and only one of them run away. Our...
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  13. Potchefstroom Koekoeks

    Potchefstroom Koekoeks - South African bred, dual purpose chickens.
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  14. 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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  15. Ayam cemani facts you didn't know!

    The ayam cemani... @pyxis this one is for you!
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