Crevecoeur Chicken

Crevecouer Chickens

The Crevecouer chicken breed is primarily used for exhibition, though it was originally developed for meat. Crevecouer hens are also respectable layers of medium-sized, white eggs.

Booted Bantam Chicken

Booted Bantam Chickens

The ornamental Booted Bantam chicken makes a striking appearance at poultry exhibitions.

Java Chickens

The Java is a dual-purpose, heritage chicken breed. Hens are decent layers of large to medium-sized, brown eggs and are broody.

Campine Chickens

Campine Chickens

The energetic Campine chicken is a dependable layer of medium-sized white eggs.

Jersey Giant Chicken

Jersey Giant Chickens

The Jersey Giant is a dual-purpose, heritage chicken breed, especially noted as an outstanding roasting chicken.

Polish chicken

Polish Chickens

The Polish chicken breed is used mainly for exhibition. Some strains lay three to four medium-sized, white eggs per week while others are mediocre layers.

Russian Orloff chicken

Russian Orloff Chickens

The Russian Orloff is a dual-purpose, heritage chicken breed, especially prized for its meat.

Silkie chicken

Silkie Chickens

The Silkie is a bantam chicken breed used mainly as exhibition and pet chickens; however, due to Silkie hens’ extreme broodiness, they make wonderful surrogate hatchers, as well.

Sussex chicken

Sussex Chickens

The Sussex is a dual-purpose, heritage chicken breed. Hens are excellent producers of large, cream-colored or light-brown eggs that they lay through the coldest winter months.

Aseel Chickens

Developed for cockfighting, the Aseel chicken breed is now known for its gaminess.