Chicken Breeds

The A-Z of Chicken Breeds and Choosing the Perfect One

Modern Game

Primary Use
Exhibition
Temperament
Calm friendly
Egg Size
Medium
Egg Color
White
Annual Egg Production
52

The Modern Game is a breed of ornamental chicken which or...

Naked Neck

Primary Use
Dual
Egg Size
Medium
Egg Color
Light brown

The Naked Neck is a breed of chicken that is naturally de...

Nankin

Primary Use
Ornamental
Temperament
Calm friendly
Egg Size
Small
Egg Color
Tinted

The Nankin Bantam or Nankin is a British bantam breed of ...

New Hampshire

Primary Use
Dual
Temperament
Aggressive
Egg Size
Large
Egg Color
Brown
Annual Egg Production
280

The New Hampshire Red or New Hampshire is an American bre...

Old English Game

Primary Use
Exhibition
Temperament
Aggressive
Egg Size
Medium
Egg Color
Cream
Annual Egg Production
160

The Old English Game is a British breed of domestic chick...

Orpington

Primary Use
Dual
Temperament
Docile
Egg Size
Large

The Orpington is a British breed of chicken. It was bred ...

Phoenix

Primary Use
Exhibition
Temperament
Docile
Egg Size
Medium
Egg Color
Silver

The Phoenix is a German breed of long-tailed chicken. It ...

Plymouth Rock

Primary Use
Dual
Temperament
Docile
Egg Size
Large
Egg Color
Brown

The Plymouth Rock is an American breed of domestic chicke...

Polish

Primary Use
Exhibition
Temperament
Flighty
Egg Size
Small
Egg Color
White

The Polish or Poland is a European breed of crested chick...

Redcap

Primary Use
Dual
Temperament
Hardy
Egg Color
White
Annual Egg Production
200

The Derbyshire Redcap is a breed of chicken originating i...

Rhode Island Red

Primary Use
Dual
Temperament
Hardy
Egg Size
Extra large
Egg Color
Brown
Annual Egg Production
260

The Rhode Island Red is an American breed of domestic chi...

Rhode Island White

Primary Use
Dual
Temperament
Calm
Egg Size
Large
Egg Color
Brown
Annual Egg Production
280

The Rhode Island White is a breed of chicken originating ...

Rosecomb

Primary Use
Exhibition
Temperament
Active
Egg Size
Small
Egg Color
Tinted

The Rosecomb is a breed of chicken named for its distinct...

Sebright

Primary Use
Exhibition
Temperament
Calm friendly
Egg Size
Small
Egg Color
White
Annual Egg Production
52

The Sebright is a British breed of bantam chicken. It is ...