Dutch Bantam ( Hollandse Kriel ); It is a small chicken breed originating in the Netherlands. A true bantam, a naturally tiny chicken with no large poultry to...
Bantam – small chicken
What is the difference between chicken and bantam ?
They’re both chicken, the size is the only difference.
Bantam is a small domestic chicken variety, a miniature version of a member of a standard breed, or a “real bantam” without a larger counterpart.
Bantams are grouped according to type or physical appearance into six classes;
- Modern Game
- Single Comb Clean Legged
- Rose Comb Clean Legged
- Feather Legged
- All Other Comb Clean Legged
Bassette Liegeoise Bassete Chickens ; At the end of the 19th century, farmers in southern Limburg and the region around Liège kept small country poultry. It...
The Hamburg Bantam is not, as one might assume, a German chicken from Hamburg, but a breed of poultry from England or Holland. The breed is known for its...
The Sussex Bantam was bred as a miniature version of the Sussex around 1920. It has a rectangular body, medium-length tail feathers, a wide, deep chest, red...
Brakel’s first small types date from 1933. In Holland, Brakel bantam was bred from large breed and Sebright in 1933. From 1952, Friedrich Werthmann in...