What's your favorite breed and why?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by sarahandbray, Sep 26, 2014.

  1. sarahandbray

    sarahandbray Songster

    Aug 12, 2014
    I am 6 weeks into raising our first group of chicks and I just KNOW we're going to want more in the future!! So many breeds--I want a bunch of all of them!

    What are your favorite breeds? Specifically good/hardy in colder climates, relatively calm/friendly, that lay a good amount of eggs.

    Right now, I have BCM, Lavender Orp, Buff Orp, Red Star, Welsummer, Brown Leghorn, Pioneer/Dixie Rainbow, Olive Egger, Delaware (Roo only), Barred Rock, and Ameracuana.

    Thanks in advance!!! Making a "Wish List" for the future!!
  2. lightchick

    lightchick Crowing

    Apr 3, 2014
    My favorites are Black sex links! Mine is sooooo friendly and she just loves being petted and held.

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