Twentse fowl (kraienkoppe)

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Twentse fowl (kraienkoppe)

Unread postby mightymohan » December 1st, 2010, 7:53 pm

have found some pictures of these great looking birds in a dutch chicken book, just wondering if anyone keeps them or knows of anyone?
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby dorinda » December 1st, 2010, 8:36 pm

No - i don't know them but do send us a link so wa can all see them - are they on feathesite??
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby mightymohan » December 1st, 2010, 9:07 pm

i found them in 'the complete encyclopedia of chickens' by esther Verhoef and Aad Rijs. i have tried to google them but no luck. will try again. would seem they are also called kraienkoppe too.
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby mgmog » December 1st, 2010, 9:30 pm

quick google shows a lot about them, and mentions to contact the rare breed society
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby mightymohan » December 1st, 2010, 9:41 pm

found a few more pics now. nothing like the quality of pics in book tho.
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby dorinda » December 1st, 2010, 9:44 pm

Where did you find the pikkis - can you send a link??
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby mightymohan » December 1st, 2010, 9:50 pm

will do, just looking for some good ones.
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby mightymohan » December 1st, 2010, 10:16 pm

it wont let me post a link. kraienkoppe chicken into google comes up with some pics.
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby dorinda » December 1st, 2010, 10:45 pm

It's - Twentse Hoen - magnificent especially he silver 6E.gif
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Re: Twente fowl

Unread postby mightymohan » December 1st, 2010, 11:15 pm

the bantam ones are nicer, but cant find any pics on web.
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Re: Twentse fowl (kraienkoppe)

Unread postby Moderator 2 » December 2nd, 2010, 10:45 am

Here's some pictures try theb link:-

http://www.feathersite.com/Poultry/CGK/ ... raien.html

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Re: Twentse fowl (kraienkoppe)

Unread postby dorinda » December 2nd, 2010, 11:13 am

Kate Barker is the Registrar for this breed her N° is 02392 480176 she will give you all the breeders and info you need :smt023
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Re: Twentse fowl (kraienkoppe)

Unread postby andybt1984 » December 2nd, 2010, 9:42 pm

I think Colin Gullen has got some of these.
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Re: Twentse fowl (kraienkoppe)

Unread postby chizzm » December 11th, 2010, 1:16 pm

We have a Silver Kraienkoppe, they are a stunning bird to look at, i'll post some photo's of her later
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Re: Twentse fowl (kraienkoppe)

Unread postby chizzm » December 12th, 2010, 3:26 pm

They are a Dutch/German breed hence the 2 names Kraienkoppe & Twentse. ( http://www.twentsehoenders.nl ) ( http://www.kraienkoeppe.de )
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