Barnevelder Chickens – Fancy Feathered Friends That Won’t Wear Out Their Welcome
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Barnevelder Chickens – Fancy Feathered Friends That Won’t Wear Out Their Welcome

If you have standard breeds of chickens but want a fancier yet solid dual-purpose breed, Barnevelder chickens are right up your alley! These are not your everyday chickens due to the gorgeous pattern they flaunt. It’s really quite exquisite. But they are more than just a pretty barnyard knick-knack. Follow me to the barn to…

Araucana Chickens – Extremely Rare Breed Worth Checking Out
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Araucana Chickens – Extremely Rare Breed Worth Checking Out

The Araucana Chicken Breed is extremely rare and that is precisely the thing that draws chickens lovers to them. Araucana’s are so often confused with the Ameraucana and Easter Egger breeds, but they are very different if you know what you are looking for. We will explore this unique and rare breed, it’s characteristics, and…

Welsummer Chickens – Iconic Chickens With a Royal Twist
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Welsummer Chickens – Iconic Chickens With a Royal Twist

Welsummer chickens are loved by so many, find out what makes them such great backyard birds. This breed holds a special place in my heart as my very first rooster was a Welsummer. I wanted that iconic rooster – with a boisterous, large full tail sporting plenty of beautiful, shiny green feathers! As far as I knew, it…

Sapphire Gem Chickens – Unique With a Purpose
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Sapphire Gem Chickens – Unique With a Purpose

Sapphire Gem Chickens are not your average bird. If you like unique chickens with a purpose, then it’s time to go shopping! My husband DID get me a wedding ring, but after years of learning what matters most and a cultivated love for chickens – I might just trade it in for one of these…

Leghorn Chickens – Italian Spice and Everything Nice
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Leghorn Chickens – Italian Spice and Everything Nice

Ah, Italy… one of the most romantic destinations in all the world, home to some of the finest wines, exceptional seafood, exquisite pasta, and… chickens? Ummmm, chickens you say? Yup. Believe it or not, one of the most iconic chickens originated in Tuscany, Italy. I mean, when we think of a chicken, what comes to…

Ameraucana Chickens: Know Before You Buy!
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Ameraucana Chickens: Know Before You Buy!

Ameraucana chickens have beautiful eyes, multicolored feathers, and lay lovely blue eggs. But that’s not all this breed offers. Read more! With the Ameraucana chickens large, expressive eyes and cartoon look, they could just be the inspiration you need to become a “crazy chicken person.” And there’s a whole lot more to this rare chicken…