Registered Chickens

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by slugmar, Mar 11, 2008.

  1. slugmar

    slugmar In the Brooder

    Mar 5, 2007
    Is there such a thing as a registered pure breed chicken ?
  2. Kanchii

    Kanchii Songster

    As far as I'm aware there isn't a poultry registry. Though I could be totally wrong. If there IS, it's not very used, because I haven't even heard of any of the show birds being registered.
  3. d.k

    d.k red-headed stepchild

    *There's supposed to be a "fancy breed association" here in FL (in Palm Beach, actually)-- but that wouldn't mean a registry, I don't think.
  4. kstaven

    kstaven Crowing

    Jan 26, 2007
    BC, Washington Border
    There is or was an attempt by the Marans assoc to compile a genetic lines database. Haven't heard anything on it in a while. beyond that there is no registry. I often wish there was. So many people get ripped off all the time buying what they are told are pure bred _______ chickens.

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