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Buff Orpingtons are a very popular breed for backyard flocks. They are extremely friendly birds, love people, and even seem to enjoy being picked up and carried around the yard. They are great chickens for children as Orpingtons might well possess the sweetest personality of the popular backyard chicken breeds. Buff Orpingtons are very hardy in all weather conditions and lay medium to large size brown eggs. Orpingtons also have a bantam (miniature) counterpart.
Cuckoo Orpington Cockerel. The Cuckoo Orpington was developed by Elizabeth Clark(daughter of William Cook). It is believed her brother W.H. Cook may have helped though not established. The cuckoo made its debut at the Dairy Show of 1908 mainly made for meat and good egg laying. Plus