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Chicken Breeds

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

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Bogtown Chick

    partridge-plymouth-rock

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Comb: Straight Broodiness: Slightly Climate Tolerance: Cold Hardy General Egg Info: Egg...
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  4. 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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  5. chick man

    Royal Palm

    Breed Details: Royal Palms are normally not used for meat production with young toms averaging 16 lbs and hens 10 lbs. It is usually kept for...
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  6. Lothiriel

    Golden Nugget

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Egg production, dual purpose Comb: Single Broodiness: Seldom Climate Tolerance: All climates General Egg...
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  7. BantamFan4Life

    minorca

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Egg Layer Comb: Single Broodiness: Seldom Climate Tolerance: Heat General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: High Egg...
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  8. Sebrightsrock

    Swedish Flower Chicken

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Comb: Single Broodiness: Average Climate Tolerance: Cold tolerant General Egg Info: Egg...
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  9. BantamFan4Life

    Showgirl

    [IMG] Rooster [IMG] Hen [IMG] Egg [IMG] Chick [IMG] Adolescent [IMG]
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  10. BantamFan4Life

    Aseel

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Pea Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: All Climates General Egg Info: Egg Productivity:...
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  11. jaj121159

    Iowa Blue

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Dual Comb: Single Broodiness: Frequent Climate Tolerance: Cold hardy, seem to handle heat General Egg...
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  12. MobyQuail

    Coturnix Quail

    [IMG]this is a picture of a male notice the chest is all a rusty red color. [IMG]this is a picture of a female notice all the speckles on her...
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  13. BantamFan4Life

    Belgian D Anver

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

    Yokohama

    Chicken Breed Info: Breed Purpose: Ornamental Comb: Walnut Broodiness: Average Climate Tolerance: Heat General Egg Info: Egg Productivity: Low...
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