Chicken Diagram And Anatomy Of A Chicken Pictures And Labels

Ever wondered what the correct terms are for all the chicken's body parts and plumage?
By BYC Support · Jan 10, 2012 · Updated Mar 18, 2012 · ·
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  1. Valleychickca
    Very helpful!
  2. gracies 4 girls
    I studied this and gave myself a test, need to study more. Ha
  3. amiachicknorwat
    Is the upper pic a typical hen and lower pic a type-cast roo? :) Was on BYC talkin about this subject. Looked it up on google images, found the best image, cliked on visit site and back here it brought me. Is BYC pervasively popular or wat!
  4. Odelia
    Thank you for putting this on here.
  5. chicknfun
    Diagram is great!!
  7. KnobbyOaks
    Perfect! I knew I'd find this information someplace here. Thanks.
  8. Poultriary
    What is the term for the fluff the is typically sticking up at the back of the saddle in front of the tail? These diagrams never seem to show that term.
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  9. buffaloChicken1
    Very nice study aid!
  10. Letsgetcrackin
    great pic thanks! :)
  11. cindylouNC
    very helpful....thanks !
  12. Chickenpro123
    thanks for diagram help with 4h
  13. Nightfeather
    love the diagram realy helpful for school project :)

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