Other common names: Drenth, Clog Fowl, Wooden Shoe Chicken
The Drenthe Fowl was developed in the province of Drenthe in the Netherlands.
Types: Bantam, Largefowl
Varities (Single Comb): Blue, Bloodwing White, Bloodwing Silver Partridge, Cuckoo partridge, Lacedd Partidge, Laced Blue Partridge, Laced Yellow Partridge, Laced Silver Partridge, Laced Silver Blue Partridge, Gold Neck Blue, Partridge, Silver Partridge, Silver Blue Partridge, Silver Neck Black, Silver Neck Blue, Yellow Partridge
Uses: Brooding, Eggs, Ornamental, Preservation
Weight: Largefowl: 3 - 4 lbs
Personality: Nevous and energetic. Tends to display little to no interest in human interaction.
Preferred climate: Warm
Handles confinement: Yes
Egg production: Good (3/week)
Egg color: White
Egg size: Medium - Large
What else you should know:
Some Drenthe fowl are rumpless. Rumpless fowl occasionally suffer from poor fertility.