Category: Chicken Breeds

  • 11 Best Winter Egg Laying Chickens

    11 Best Winter Egg Laying Chickens

    Do you have chickens? Do you live in a cold climate? Want to know the best chicken breeds for winter? If you answered “yes” to both of these questions, then this article is for you. It’s easy to assume that chickens can lay eggs no matter what time of year it is. Unfortunately, this is […]

  • 10 Unusual and Bizarre Chicken Breeds

    10 Unusual and Bizarre Chicken Breeds

    We have spoken quite a bit about the many types of chicken breeds. Nevertheless, one of the most important aspects of our website is the weekly articles in which we examine the advantages and disadvantages of a certain chicken breed. We opted to zero in on one particular aspect for this piece, which is the […]

  • Keeping Buff Orpington Chicken!

    Keeping Buff Orpington Chicken!

    As promised, today is Monday, and the typesofchicken.com staff will deliver as promised. The Buff Orpington Chicken is the focus of this piece. Last week we gave you the pros and cons of keeping Silkie chickens. The week before, we gave you the pros and cons of keeping the Rhode Island Red Chickens. In the […]

  • PROS And CONS Of Keeping Rhode Island Red Chickens!

    PROS And CONS Of Keeping Rhode Island Red Chickens!

    Rhode Island Red chickens are a breed that is loved by many…including me. I have 8 Rhode Island Red Chickens (love my Red Stars) and have had nothing but success with them. Their “look” is beautiful and entertaining. If you’re looking for a great pet chicken to raise in your backyard, there’s no better option […]

  • Pros & Cons About Keeping Dorking Chickens

    Pros & Cons About Keeping Dorking Chickens

    As another Monday comes through the door, it is time for one of our weekly articles concerning the pros and cons of keeping a particular chicken breed. We carry on the tradition of these articles because we want our readers to be well-informed about the chicken breeds available to them so that they can make […]

  • Pros & Cons of Keeping American Game Chickens!

    Pros & Cons of Keeping American Game Chickens!

    Our weekly series comparing chicken breed benefits and disadvantages includes American Game chickens. After getting requests for an article about this breed for the last month, we finally got around to writing one. Some owners like tending for this breed, while others don’t. To assist our readers in deciding whether or not to keep this […]

  • PROS & CONS About Keeping Sussex Chickens!

    PROS & CONS About Keeping Sussex Chickens!

    Monday is here and as you already know, the typesofchicken.com team has prepared for you yet another article concerning a particular chicken breed. This time the Sussex chicken breed takes its turn on this page, after the articles about the Australorp,Buff Orpingtons and the Silkies. We have prepared this article for those people who are […]

  • Keeping Ancona Chicken: Eggs, Temperament & More Tips

    Keeping Ancona Chicken: Eggs, Temperament & More Tips

    As many of our readers already know, Mondays at typesofchicken.com are reserved for our weekly Pros & Cons articles concerning a particular chicken breed. We have written articles about many of your favorite chicken breeds such as the Silkies, the Cornish, Buff Orpington, American Game Chicken, and more. This Monday the Ancona chicken breed comes […]

  • Pros & Cons About Keeping Wyandotte Chickens

    Pros & Cons About Keeping Wyandotte Chickens

    Monday`s at typesofchicken.com are reserved for our weekly Pros & Cons articles concerning a particular chicken breed. As we said many times before we write these articles based on our own opinions and experiences as well as research. There are exceptions in every breed so if you have had a different experience with the breed […]

  • PROS & CONS of Keeping Australorp Chickens!

    PROS & CONS of Keeping Australorp Chickens!

    Well, yet another Monday has come and it is time for us, the typesofchicken.com team to present our readers with an article about the pros and cons of keeping a particular chicken breed. Until now we have presented you articles with pros and cons about keeping Buff Orpington chickens, Silkies, and the Rhode Island Red […]