Chicken Breeds

Icelandic or Viking Hen

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4.625/5,
The Icelandic could be one of the oldest chicken breeds. Because it is from Iceland it can also...

Sultan

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4.47059/5,
Sultans are bred purely as an Ornamental Fowl. It is said that all Sultans can be traced back...

American Game Bantams

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4/5,
Unlike many of the bantams you may see listed here, American Game Bantams (AGBs) are distinct...

Nankin Bantams

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4.9375/5,
Nankins originated in England in the early 1500's and are one of the oldest breeds of bantam...

Bielefelder

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4.26667/5,
The Bielefelder is a relatively new breed, development beginning in the 1970’s by Gerd Roth in the area of Bielefeld, Germany, hence the breed's name.

Houdan

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4.26667/5,
Houdan are an old French breed, once known as the Normandy fowl. They were first imported into...

Crevecoeur

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4.66667/5,
The Crevecoeur is a old French breed. They were originally bred as a dual purpose egg and table...

Russian Orloff

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4.75/5,
The Russian Orloff is again becoming a popular duel purpose breed after becoming nearly extinct...

Java

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4.2/5,
The Java is a critically endangered American breed. The breed comes from unknown Asian origins...

Salmon Favorelle

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4.5625/5,
They're wonderfully odd-looking, with muffs, a beard, feathered feet and five toes. Salmon...

Dutch

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4.5625/5,
Dutch bantams were first established as a breed in Holland in 1906, and are highly popular to...

Rhode Island Red Bantam

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4.28571/5,
Rhode Island Red Bantams are very small, sweet, flighty, tame birds. They love to sit on...

Rosecomb

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4.66667/5,
Originally shown as "Africans" in 1849 at the first Boston Show, the heritage of the rosecomb...

Brabanter

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4.25/5,
The Standard lists the Netherlands as the Brabanter’s Country of origin; however, other...

Amber Star Hybrid

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4.36364/5,
The Amber Star is a fantastic chicken is all senses, she is a Rhode Island Red based Hybrid...
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