Gilan Thread (Caspian Hyrcanian Hens )

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kiaa, Oct 9, 2019.

  1. kiaa

    kiaa Songster

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    Gilan Chickens are a type of chicken from North iran , Called (gile morgh , gil )They are a landrace fowl which are rare outside their native country. For example (Black Azerbaijan , khazak and ......) Gilan Chickens, are not standardized in appearance, possess a wide range of plumage colors and patterns, and comb types and little creasted .*((Gilan chickens Gilan is the early ancestor of Russian Orloff chickens ))
    the Orloff was considered to be a product of Russia and Orlov, but modern research has discovered that the breed first appeared in north west Iran and was distributed across Europe and Asia by the 17th century
    Gilan, It lies along the Caspian Sea, in Iran's Region 3, west of the province of Mazandaran,
    east of the province of IRANIAN A caspian.jpg ZERBAIJANArdabil, and north of the provinces of Zanjan and Qazvin. It borders the Republic of Azerbaijan in the north the Caspian Sea.
    Gilan has a humid subtropical climate with, by a large margin, the heaviest rainfall in Iran: reaching as high as 1,900 millimetres (75 in) in the southwestern coast and generally around 1,400 millimetres (55 in). Rasht, the capital of the province, is known internationally as the "City of Silver Rains" and in Iran as the "City of Rain".
    special thanks : Soheil Mhehdian -Alireza Mogadam -Majid Beygi

    collector research By :KIA ANSARI
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  2. kiaa

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    Special thanks to Mr. SOHEIL MEHDIAN in Gilan for his great efforts to rare gilan race
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  3. Ted_Harrell

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    They are Beautiful. They sort of remind me of Swedish Flower Hens. Keep the pictures coming as they are lovely....
     
  4. Felixr1998

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    If only I had enough money to import a pair!!! They're absolutely beautiful!
     
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    Gilan (Caspian Hyrcanian Hens )
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  6. kiaa

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    Thanks
     
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    Thanks my frend
     
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    Thank you for sharing, 75 inches of rain is a lot...
     
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    Kiaa are you middle Eastern?
     
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    Gilan Breeds
    Gile Morgh
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