Where can I find a good mille fleur

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kelliott, Oct 10, 2012.

  1. kelliott

    kelliott In the Brooder

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    My wife keeps looking at the hatchery catalogs and telling me how she wants a mille fleur rooster, but the hatcheries have such bad examples of the species. Where can I find one that is the "perfect" specimen.

    Serves me right for marrying a former chicken show champion.
     

  2. NYREDS

    NYREDS Crowing

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    Mille Fleur is a variety, what breed are you looking for?
     
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2012
  3. aoxa

    aoxa Crowing

    I would assume they are talking about D'Uccles, which is the most widely confused breed with variety name. Probably because it's not easy to pronounce (unless someone tells you how).

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/269521/duccle-thread
    This thread is the best bet to find a breeder near you if I am right in assuming you mean D'uccle (variety - Mille Fleur).
     

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