Chicken Breeds

Sussex

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4.51546/5,
The Sussex was developed in Sussex County, England over 100 years ago. It was famous...

Welsummer

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4.2/5,
The Kelloggs Cereal rooster is none other than the Welsummer. The Welsummer is prized for their...

Black Sex Link chicken

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4.15217/5,
Black sex-link (also called Black Stars) are a cross between a Rhode Island Red or New Hampshire...

Red Sex Link

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4.02469/5,
Sex-links are cross-bred chickens whose color at hatching is differentiated by sex, thus making...

Old English Game Bantam

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4.45122/5,
The Old English Game bantam is a delightful breed of chicken. It is a small, pugnacious, and...

Jersey Giant

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4.30769/5,
The Jersey Giant is the largest chicken variety (roosters average 13 lbs., hens average 11 lbs.)....

Delaware

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4.0641/5,
Delawares are a fairly heavy-bodied, white (silver) bird with black markings. They were...

Golden Sex Link

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4.32468/5,
Imported originally from the Netherlands, this strain is used in over 60 countries worldwide....

Belgian d'Uccle

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4.66234/5,
This breed was developed in Belgium by Michel Van Gelder, a fancier who lived in the small town...

Hatcheries, Day Old Chicks

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4.14286/5,
Hatcheries you would recommend.

New Hampshire

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4.24242/5,
The New Hampshire were developed from the Rhode Island Red around 1915 in New Hampshire....

Dominique

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4.39683/5,
Dominique Chickens have endured a long and rich history. First developed by the Colonists, they...

Faverolles

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4.37097/5,
Faverolles are a dual purpose breed that originates in France. They were originally bred to be...

Andalusian

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3.88679/5,
The Andalusian breed of chicken, like the beautiful Andalusian horse, was developed in the...

Sebright

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3.86792/5,
Sir John Saunders Sebright created this tiny ornamental bantam in the early 1800's having the...
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