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American Bresse Chicken - Google Search

The Differences Between Ameraucana and Easter Egg Chickens: There are only 3 breeds of chickens that lay colored eggs other than the typical white and various shades of browns. I say ‘breeds’ loosely, as only two are actually recognized breeds; the Ameraucana and the Araucana. The third is known as the Easter Egger Chicken. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.

The Differences Between Ameraucana and Easter Egg Chickens

Outsmarting the Chickens at the Feeder, easy DIY to keep them from spilling food from their feeder.

Tilly's Nest: Outsmarting the Chickens at the Feeder

Neat idea for chicken dust bath

Rooster! Partridge Chantecler is a breed of chicken originating in Canada. It is extremely cold-resistant & one of the most cold hardy chickens. It is suitable for both egg and meat production. This is a kind of Chantecler more adapted to free range conditions. In the 21st century it is listed as Critical by the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy. Roosters weigh 9 lbs (3.9 kilos), and hens are 6.5-7.5 lbs (3-3.4 kilos). They are gentle birds.

Wyandotte - mild and friendly personalities. Occasionally, Wyandottes can become aggessive, but overall these chickens make great flock members. Wyandottes are quite hardy, especially in cold climates and lay light to medium brown eggs. broody. chicks tend to be strong and are quick growers

Chicken Breeds - Wyandotte

Brahma (dark, light, buff); quiet, tame, docile, winter-hardy, med brown eggs 3/wk, very heavy (8+lb), common. Brahmas are gentle giants with feathered legs and feet and profuse, fluffy feathering. Originally from India, these birds were bred for meat production, though the hens lay relatively decently and are great setters and mothers. This fancy breed of chicken makes a great pet for its quiet and tame nature, tolerance to the cold, huggability and sheer chic-ness!

Chicken Breeds - Brahma

I think I found the right look for the chicken run for out chicken coop!

09northernchick's Chicken Coop

The Mountain Quail is the largest Quail in the United States. They have a very striking appearance, with brown faces, gray bodies, and bold brown and white banding on the underside. Both males and females sport the iconic head plume, though it is more pronounced in the males.

Animal A Day!: Mountain Quail

La Clayette castle - Château La Clayette, Burgundy, France by pe_ha45, via Flickr

3 ft. x 25 ft. Green Poultry Fence-090786 at The Home Depot 19.77-above chicken run- use as hawk netting

Chicken solarium attached to chicken coop with sand to radiate heat back into the house in winter

golden Lakenvelder chickens

Blue Quail or African Blue Quail, (Coturnix adansonii) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family, from Sierra Leone to Ethiopia, and south to Zambia, and eastward to Kenya.

a 'chocolate' egg laid by a Maran chicken... Hmmmm, I'm gonna find some pullets.... gotta have some!

Raise quails? Very detailed info about keeping quails.

GREAT Article: "What I Wish I had Known Before Getting Chickens" LOTS of great info such as: having a bigger coop than you think you need, have everything ready before the babies arrive, why to use sand for the coop floor, and much more...