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Wyandotte Chicken

Wyandotte Chicken

Scientific name: Gallus gallus domesticus

Country / Place of origin: United States

History: The Wyandotte Chicken is a friendly dual-purpose heritage breed which is distinguished by its handsome feather colors.

According to the Wyandotte Breeders of America, "The Wyandotte breed is named for a Native American tribe in New York State. It is one of the original American breeds developed in the 1800's along with the Dominiques, Plymouth Rocks, and Rhode Island Reds. The original Wyandotte was the Silver Laced variety developed in New York in 1865 and accepted in the APA Standard in 1883."

Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
calm, excellent winter layers, cold weather, excellent farmstead, great mousers
Challenging:
henpecking, smallish egg
Interesting:
red white partridge, golden laced wyandottes, Penciled, chocolate cream partridge, gold wynadottes
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.2 (41)
MCEddyB
Wyandotte chickens are an awesome all around bird. Th...
Review by: MCEddyB (25) 10 days ago
  • Currently 100
4.50
1 photo
tygermystyc
Wyandottes are a beautiful dual purpose bird. They ha...
Review by: tygermystyc (22) March 23, 2015 08:35
  • Currently 100
3.75
2 photos
petninja
Wyandottes are great and easy to take care of. Super ...
Review by: petninja (6) March 15, 2015 20:49
  • Currently 100
3.50
1 photo
TheLittlePotato
I raised 3 Wyandottes on a very small city yard, and ...
Review by: TheLittlePotato (4) February 16, 2015 10:50
  • Currently 100
4.75
1 photo
HeleneMarie
For the past three years I have been maintaining a fl...
Review by: HeleneMarie (37) January 19, 2015 21:33
  • Currently 100
2.75
1 photo

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