Getting ready for the Year of the Rooster
2017 will be, according to the Chinese zodiac, nothing to crow about. Here's to a few reasons to hope it'll be less fowl than this one. Let's get cocky.
- •Jungle fowlThe OG. Native to India, this is the ancestor of the modern chicken.
- •Jersey GiantCurrently the largest breed of chicken, with an average of 17 pounds. The White Sully was even larger, with one called "Big Snow" clocking in at 23 pounds.
- •Rhode Island Red
- •Fighting cock