Editor's Choice
Group contributors
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom





Home > Livestock / poultry > Chickens > Shamo Chicken

Shamo Chicken


Other name(s):
 Ko-Shamo; O-Shamo;
Chu-Shamo; Kimpa-Shamo

Scientific name: Gallus gallus domesticus

Country / Place of origin: Japan

History: The Shamo Chicken is an oriental gamefowl which was developed in Japan, but which may have originated in Thailand. The Shamo Chicken was probably of Malay and Asil gamefowl stock.

According to the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy, "Across Japan the Shamo can be found in some variety of colors and sizes according to region – different regions favoring fowls of different sizes for boxing. The O-Shamo is a large bird

Reviews
Overall review
  • Currently 100
3.0 (1)
RosieInTheUK
I'm going to tell you about the chickens my Husband b...
Review by: RosieInTheUK (6) 6 days ago
  • Currently 100
3.00
1 photo

Copyright © 2016 Collective Wisdom Inc.
All rights reserved. Privacy Policy and Terms of Service