Richard Billson
Alexandra Cottage, 8 St Thomas's Road, Great Glen, Leicestershire,
UK"; $aka = ""; $history = "Originally know as the Yorkshire Pheasant, and Old fashioned Pheasant, this is a rare breed. Renamed around 1914. Despite being classed as a light breed they actually make a good utility bird and are ideal as a backyard or farmyard fowl."; $characteristics = "They are very hardy and frequently take to roosting in trees. Available in Gold or Silver with a bantam occasionally seen."; $breed_tips = "Catching them is often almost an Olympic Sport . . . landing nets at night work best!"; $purpose = "Egg layer"; $classification = "Light / Rare"; $origin = "Great Britain"; $egg_color = "White"; $egg_numbers = ""; include "template_chicken_breeds.php"; ?>