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Breda Chicken

Breda Chicken


Other name(s):
 Kraaikoppen; Grouse Breda;
Kraaikop

Scientific name: Gallus gallus domesticus

Country / Place of origin: Netherlands

History: The Breda Chicken (Kraaikoppen) is an old breed from the Netherlands. It is depicted in 17th century Dutch Master paintings. The Kraaikoppen was named after the typical shape of the head, the head of which somewhat resembles a crow (Kraaikop). The bantam form was first exhibited in 1935 in the Netherlands.

The Kraaikoppen has many names, and is commonly referred to as the Breda in the USA.

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Owners say:
Wonderful:
females sweet demeanor, visually arresting birds, calm bird, free range chicken, dualpurpose fowl
Interesting:
missing foot feather, 19th century reenactor, poultry preservationist, lap pets, largest Dutch fowl
Overall review
  • Currently 100
3.8 (2)
Hanne
These are a great breed of chicken for people who wan...
Review by: Hanne (24) November 21, 2015 07:13
  • Currently 100
4.00
1 photo
RhodeRunner
The Breda is a rare treat for the eyes to behold, as ...
Review by: RhodeRunner (56) updated November 05, 2014 09:47
  • Currently 100
3.50
5 photos

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