Although usually considered a Dutch breed, the Breda may be French in origin. The Dutch call the breed Kraaikops, leading some English writers to confuse it with the Kraienkopp.(Kraienkoppe for English speakers). It is considered an early composite breed and not popular in the U.S.
This handsome creature looks a lot like our rooster, Rocky. We hope to have chickens again soon so I was looking at "Top 10 Favourite Rare Heritage Chicken Breeds and Why!"