What is Your Favorite Breed of Chicken

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ChickenCowboy02, Mar 14, 2017.

  1. ChickenCowboy02

    ChickenCowboy02 Predator Slayer Premium Member

    Hi everyone, I was just wondering, what is your fav. breed of chicken? Mine is either Speckled Sussex or Buff Orpington.
     
  2. PD-Riverman

    PD-Riverman Overrun With Chickens

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    According to what you want. Those you mentioned and many more are pretty----I want egg production so I would not choose either of those. I would go with RIR, white leghorns, or sex-links.
     
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  3. ChickenCowboy02

    ChickenCowboy02 Predator Slayer Premium Member

    I don't really care about egg production. I mostly care about friendliness.
     
  4. PD-Riverman

    PD-Riverman Overrun With Chickens

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    Yellow buffs are usually friendly, speckled Sussex can probably be if you spend time and give treats to them.
     
  5. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Be Happy! Read more. Premium Member

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    MY most friendly chicken is my Dominique....but that is not really saying much because all my girls are very very friendly.
     
  6. KikisGirls

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    I guess I should add that I think any chick can be raised to be friendly....IMO
     
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  7. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    My favorite is black copper marans. I like dark eggs, I believe that this breed will always be popular. Other breeds will go in in out of style while the BCM dark eggs will always be desired.
     
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  8. KikisGirls

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    Are yours friendly?
     
  9. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    Yes we hatch them in our house . So they are around us everyvday from day one. My wife talks to the eggs while they are hatching, they know here voice as soon as they hatch. I know it sounds crazy but it seems to work on all breeds.
     
  10. missy1971

    missy1971 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a variety of girls, I love the egg production but I just love to be around them. I have 2 Buff's, 2 red star's, 1 black star, 2 barred rocks, 3 delaware's. and btw they are extremely spoiled!
     

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