The Salmon Faverolle chicken breed was developed in the French village of Faverolle and was developed from crosses of Houdans, Dorkings, and Asiatic chicken breeds. Originally bred for utilitarian reasons, they are now raised mostly for poultry shows or chicken hobbyist. The males and females are easy to distinguish by their plumage and have a unique fifth chicken toe. They are one of a small number of standard chicken breeds that lay tinted or cream-colored eggs. You will find this chicken breed talked about on chicken forums and chicken blogs. They are well suited for a chicken pet for the backyard chicken coop.
|Egg Color||Light Brown/Creamy White||Hardiness||Cold|
|Egg Production||Very Good||Hen Weight||6 lbs|
|Personality||Calm||Rooster Weight||8 lbs|
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