Liege Fighter

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by 1cock2hens, Dec 10, 2016.

  1. 1cock2hens

    1cock2hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    I saw that greenfire farms is going to have The Liege Fighter, aka Luikse Vechter / anybody have any info on this bird and it's temperament towards other fowl? Website says they are generally friendly to people but doesn't mention if they are aggressive towards other birds/ I imagine they would be since they are gamefowl. Any other information about them would be wonderful too, I would love to see pics if any of our overseas members have them, they are absolutely gorgeous birds
     
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

  3. 1cock2hens

    1cock2hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    @QueenMisha thank you ^_^ that was an interesting little article, love the pics and drawings of the old European gamefowl
     
  4. orientphoenix

    orientphoenix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    looks similar to the Hmong chicken
     
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  5. altair

    altair Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree. If I had more room, I would love to raise them.
     
  6. 1cock2hens

    1cock2hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    wondering if any byc'ers have gotten into these birds yet..
     
  7. diggm

    diggm Just Hatched

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    C1C370EF-4C71-4DAE-BEC9-D413726BB98B.jpeg I have two chicks, was wondering the same thing. So far they aren’t fighting as much as the cemani chicks did so I was wondering if they were going to be ladies...
     
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  8. SOHC-FTW

    SOHC-FTW Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Way to early to tell.
     
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  9. diggm

    diggm Just Hatched

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    That was the day they came in, they’re about a month old now and all legs :love
     
  10. SOHC-FTW

    SOHC-FTW Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Should be able to tell by 6weeks or so once feathered in and comb development if not usually by 12wk saddle feathers are prompt.
     

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