Tag - english chickens

Bantam

Marans Bantam

The Marans Bantam poultry breed was likely bred in the town of the same name near La Rochelle on the French Atlantic coast. However, there are also voices that...

Bantam

Sebright Bantam

This little charming bantam hen is special in many ways. The name comes from its originator, the English nobleman Sir John Saunders Sebright, who lived from...

Bantam

Rhode Island Bantam

In most sources, Germany is given as the country of origin of this breed. But that is not certain. Instead, the Rhode bantams were probably first bred in...

Bantam

Sussex Bantam

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...

Bantam

Nankin Bantam Chicken

Nankin bantam is probably the oldest of all true bantam breeds with no more variety. It is a true small breed with no standard counterpart and one of the...

Large Fowl

Marsh Daisy chicken

Marsh Daisy old english chickens ; The Marsh Daisy is a rare breed of chicken originating in Lancashire, England. Its name may be related to its origin in a...

Large Fowl

Dorking Chicken Breeds

Oldest Breeds of Chickens ; The Dorking Chicken is one of the oldest domestic chicken breeds in England. It can be traced back to Roman times, when it first...

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