The Top Chickens for Louisiana: Heat-Hardy and Egg-cellent!

Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate, which means that it has hot, humid summers and mild winters. When choosing a chicken breed to raise in Louisiana, it’s important to consider the heat and humidity, as well as any potential predators or pests that may be present in your area. Here are a few chicken breeds … Read more

11 Best Winter Egg Laying Chickens

11 Cold Hardy Chickens That Lay Eggs During Winter

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 … Read more

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 chicken’s appearance from the outside. The pattern of coloration or the arrangement of the feathers on those breeds are examples of characteristics that distinguish them apart from other types of birds.

Our aim here was to find unique chicken breeds worldwide. Most are funny-looking chickens, and some of them are even without feathers.

This list of 10 weird chickens was made based on our own thoughts and research about these breeds, and we hope you enjoy it.

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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 first place, I’d want to talk about where this breed came from.

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Pros & Cons About Keeping Dorking Chickens

Dorking Chicken

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 the right choice that best fits their needs.

This Monday the Dorking chickens are on our Pros & Cons list and even though many chicken keepers may disagree that this breed has their own cons – they do and we will do our best to explain them to you.

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Pros & Cons of Keeping American Game Chickens!

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 chicken variety, this post elaborates on our personal study and experiences with this breed.

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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 already keeping Sussex chickens in their backyard and for those who have not yet decided on what particular breed they want to add to their flock. For novices, or more experienced chicken keepers here are the pros and cons of keeping the Sussex chicken breed.

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Keeping Ancona Chicken: Eggs, Temperament & More Tips

Ancona Chickens

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 … Read more

Pros & Cons About Keeping Wyandotte Chickens

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 in question feel free to share them with us.

For this Monday we decided to do an article about the Wyandotte chicken breed.

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PROS & CONS of Keeping Australorp Chickens!

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 chickens.

As much as some of us want to we cannot keep our focus off those types of breeds that are usually kept in the backyard of their respected keepers or they have the capacity to be one of those types of breeds.

This is why today`s article will be about the Australorp chicken breed and we at the typesofchicken.com team hope that you enjoy it.

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