Barred Rock Chickens: Buyer’s Guide
Chicken Breeds

Barred Rock Chickens: Buyer’s Guide

When we first started keeping hens, we first started with Barred Rock chickens. With their beautiful black and white feathers, what wasn’t there to love about this striking breed?   Barred Rock chickens are one of the most well known breeds out there – and subsequently, one of the most popular.   Once upon a…

Wyandotte Chickens: Buyer’s Guide
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Wyandotte Chickens: Buyer’s Guide

If you want a truly beautiful hen in your flock, you can’t go wrong with a Wyandotte chicken. With their intricately laced feathers and easy-going personalities, they’re the perfect addition to any backyard flock.   We have a few of these hens in our coop, and they not only are fun to look at, they…

Buff Orpington Chickens: Buyer’s Guide
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Buff Orpington Chickens: Buyer’s Guide

Buff Orpington chickens are one of the most popular breeds out there – and it’s because they’re nearly the perfect chicken!   Originating in the United Kingdom, Orpingtons are a heritage breed that’s well loved because of its calm nature, beautiful feathers, and functional purposes.   If you’re thinking of adding one to your flock,…

Bantam Chickens: Owner’s Guide
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Bantam Chickens: Owner’s Guide

Looking for an adorable new personality for your lively backyard flock? Then a tiny bantam chicken might be a perfect match for you!   These chickens are essentially smaller versions of regular chicken breeds, however, they make for good pets because they lay a lot of eggs that are just as good as a regular…

Chicken Breeds: Egg Layers, Giant Chickens, & More!
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Chicken Breeds: Egg Layers, Giant Chickens, & More!

If you’re searching for the perfect chicken breeds for your backyard, you’re in the right place! Although “perfect” usually means different things to different people – what’s perfect in your eyes might not be for someone else – knowing what types of chickens suits your needs and interests will help you build your ideal flock….