Skånsk blommehöna

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The Skånsk Blommehöna or Flower hen is an old Swedish landrace with characteristic white dots. Its ancestry may probably go back to the middle ages […]

öländsk dvärghöna

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A bantam type that has been known in Sweden for hundreds of years. The current name meaning ‘The Bantam from Öland’ is more recent but […]

Ölandshöna

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The Ölandshöna or Öland Chicken is an ancient landrace that was common on the Öland Island off the coast of southeastern Sweden until about 100 […]

Orusthöna

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The Orusthöna or Orust chicken is a landrace from the island of Orust on the west coast of Sweden. The most characteristic of the old […]

Jærhøne

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The Jærhøne comes from the southwest corner of Norway and is the only preserved Norwegian chicken breed. It is the result of a rescue operation […]

Luttehøne

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The Luttehøne or Lutte chicken is a variety of the Dansk Landhøne, the danish national chicken breed. It differs from the normal type by its […]

Kindahöna

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The kindahöna or Kinda Chicken is a landrace form the southern Sweden. Previously common on the small farms in the area of Kisa in Sweden. […]

Hellevadhønen (hybrid)

February 8, 2018 chibreew 0

The Danish Hellevadhønen or Hellevad Chicken is not a real chicken breed but a so-called hybrid. The parental animals are selected specimens of New Hampshire […]

Hedemorahöna

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An old landrace from the Hedemora region in Dalarna, Sweden. The Hedemora chicken was at the brink of extinction back in the 1970s but fortunately […]