Okay Is Mille Fleur A Dutch Chicken Or French Chicken

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Plymouthroxgal, Sep 24, 2008.

  1. Plymouthroxgal

    Plymouthroxgal Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Yeah Im stuck:D
     
  2. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You are talking about d'uccles right? I think they are originally a Belgium line...could be wrong
     
  3. Plymouthroxgal

    Plymouthroxgal Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh its Belgium
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  4. fancyfowl4ever

    fancyfowl4ever Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mille Fleur is a colour pattern, its a french word meaning "million flowers".

    The most common breed seen in this colour pattern and usually being falsely called by their colour rather then their acctual breed name are D'uccle Bantams. They have been created in Belgium.
     
  5. BJ

    BJ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was told at a poultry show that it is pronounced "Dee-oo-Klay"...most of us say "Dee-uh-cul".
     
  6. the simple life

    the simple life Chillin' With My Peeps

    In the other thread that you asked this earlier I told you that the picture of your chicken was a Mille Fleur D'uccle and it was Belgium.
     
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