Paraiso ( Lost Spannish Breed)

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by HENRI, Jul 7, 2011.

  1. HENRI

    HENRI Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi everyone like to ask if anyone herd anything about this breed here in the States the name Paraiso its a breed wich was made in Spain and was presented in Paris in 1920 and was reconised as a breed.
    The breed was made from Orpinton male with Catalana both white, there ofsprings were then crossed with rhode island whites then the main strain was formed and crossing and crossing until the standard was finaly made.
    The farm were the NEW BREED took its name is PARAISO its in the Catalan region and the Professor was Don. Salvador Castello , he had a poultry investigacion and developing school, and a made a great new breed and it was a dual purpose breed.
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  2. HENRI

    HENRI Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi im trying to recover the breed here in spain by following and selecting the parent stock intrucctions,it takes about 8 years before we can see the first Paraiso , but i think its worth
    a try,
    henri.
     
  3. draye

    draye Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Keep on working on that and keep us updated.


    Seguir trabajando en eso y nos mantienen al día. (Used a translator, I don't know Spanish).
     
  4. becky3086

    becky3086 Crested Crazy

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    Wow, that looks like it would make a really good meat bird.
     
  5. sebastopol

    sebastopol Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Good luck with the project, Henri!
     

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