Blue Chicken – Is there REALLY such a thing?
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Blue Chicken – Is there REALLY such a thing?

Have you heard of a blue chicken? What comes to mind? What comes to my mind is a cobalt-colored chicken which is incredibly appealing to me. There are such things as blue chickens, but it’s not the color we all envision (it’s ok, they are still beautiful). So then, if blue chickens aren’t cobalt blue…

Pekin Duck – The Most Popular Duck of All
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Pekin Duck – The Most Popular Duck of All

There’s probably not a person around who doesn’t know who Donald Duck or the AFLAC Duck is. Did modern television make the Pekin duck popular, or did the breed make these well-known characters popular? We may never know. I suppose it’s a bit like the chicken and the egg – and the age-old question of…

Swedish Flower Hen — Ornamental, Yet Practical
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Swedish Flower Hen — Ornamental, Yet Practical

Not all chicken breeds are named so clearly as the Swedish Flower Hen. It doesn’t take much imagination to figure out that this hen comes from Sweden and has plumage with the appearance of a beautiful flower. But that’s not all there is to know about this lovely breed. Keep reading to learn about this…

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ISA Brown – Weird Name, Mysterious History, Wonderful Chicken

What in the world are ISA Brown chickens? They may have a weird name and a mysterious history — but I assure you, they are WONDERFUL chickens. If you want an incredibly friendly, even cuddly, chicken that provides you with PLENTY of eggs all year long then ISA Brown’s are what you want. Keep reading…

Serama Chicken – The Magnificent (and very tiny)!
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Serama Chicken – The Magnificent (and very tiny)!

Yes, please! I’ll take three of those…no four…wait, I’ll take 5…okay, maybe just give me 15! If you love animals, you’d be hard-pressed to pass up a Serama chicken (or more). They are the tiniest chickens in the world, yet they have more personality than you can imagine coming out of such a little chicken…