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Maran Chickens Breed Information

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Maran Chickens, Great Backyard Hens

Maran Chickens Appearance And Background

Marans ChickensOften called Cuckoo Marans because of their colouring, however fowl of this breed are found in many colours including black, white, wheaten, golden, silver cuckoo and brassy black.

They have a medium sized single comb, beware of some strains that have been bred purely for eggs as this could result in oddly shaped combs and incorrect leg colour, which should be white.