National Poultry Show in Izmir

National Poultry Show in Izmir

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : Bantam roosters are seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Bantam roosters have a tiny body structure with colorful feathers as their species go way back in history. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Light Brahma rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. Light Brahma species are known for their tiny comb, feathered feet and their posture. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Light Brahma rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. Light Brahma species are known for their tiny comb, feathered feet and their posture. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Blue Buff Brahma rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Its a cross breed of two Asian species. They are one of the largest chickens in weight, structure, length and form. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 9 months old Blue Patrick Brahma is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Its a cross breed of two Asian species. They are one of the largest chickens in weight, structure, length and form. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Light Brahma rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. Light Brahma species are known for their tiny comb, feathered feet and their posture. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Appenzeller silver is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. The Appenzeller is a breed of chicken originating in Appenzell region of Switzerland. It is a light chicken. Behaviorally, it is an active breed that doesn't do well in tight confinement, can forage well, and will roost in trees if given the opportunity. The silver spangled Spitzhauben is the most common variety. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Wyandotte is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Brakel is one of the older European chicken breeds. Its history dates back to 1416, when it was mentioned as a successful poultry breed of the Brakel region of Belgium. The Braekel is a light breed. A straight banding pattern of the feathers and a uniform solid neck colour are characteristic of the Braekel. Several colour variants exist, with the gold and the silver variant being the most common. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Wyandotte is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. The Wyandotte is an American breed of chicken developed in the 1870s. The Wyandotte is a fairly large bird, but compact and rounded. The breast is deep, full and well rounded. The body of a Wyandotte is described as medium length but very wide, carrying that width across the back and into the tail. It is clean-legged and fairly close-feathered, and has a broad skull with a rose comb.The skin and shanks are yellow and the ear-lobes, face and wattles are red. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Wyandotte is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. The Wyandotte is an American breed of chicken developed in the 1870s. The Wyandotte is a fairly large bird, but compact and rounded. The breast is deep, full and well rounded. The body of a Wyandotte is described as medium length but very wide, carrying that width across the back and into the tail. It is clean-legged and fairly close-feathered, and has a broad skull with a rose comb.The skin and shanks are yellow and the ear-lobes, face and wattles are red. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 7 months old Araucana is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. The Ameraucana is an American breed of domestic chicken. The Ameraucana is one of the few chicken breeds to lay blue eggs. It shows many similarities to the Araucana, including the pea comb and the blue egg gene. It is tailed, muffed and bearded, whereas the Araucana in the United States has earmuffs and is rumpless. The earlobes are small and round, the wattles small or absent; earlobes, comb and wattles are all red. The shanks are slate-blue, tending to black in the black plumage variant. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 10 months old Araucana is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Araucana is a breed of domestic chicken from Chile. The Araucana has a pea comb and lays approximately 250 blue or green eggs per year. Their beaks and tongues, black combs and wattles, and even their meat, bones, and organs appear black. Breed standards for the Araucana vary from country to country. It may have unusual tufts of feathers on the ears, and may be rumpless, without a tail and tail-bone. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 1,5 years old Bantam rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Bantam roosters have a tiny body structure with colorful feathers as their species go way back in history. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 9 months old Sultan chicken is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Sultan chickens are of Turkish origin. These species were brought to United Kingdom and then earned reputation. These species were became extinct in Turkey. Sultans have a great deal of decorative plumage, including large, puffy crests, beards, long tails, and profuse foot feathering. Their small, V-shaped combs are almost entirely hidden under feathering. Sultans are also one of a minority of breeds to have five toes on each foot. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 9 months old The Ayam Cemani is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. The Ayam Cemanis are of Indonesian origin. Their beaks and tongues, black combs and wattles, and even their meat, bones, and organs appear black. The blood of the Ayam Cemani is normally colored. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Cream Legbar is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Cream Legbars are of British origin. These species are an outcome of cross breeding. They lay eggs in blue and green tones. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 9 months old White Crested Black Polish Bantam is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. White Crested Black Polish Bantams are of Polish origin. These species have huge bouffant crest of feathers and v-shaped combs. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 9 months old Sultan chicken is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Sultan chickens are of Turkish origin. These species were brought to United Kingdom and then earned reputation. These species were became extinct in Turkey. Sultans have a great deal of decorative plumage, including large, puffy crests, beards, long tails, and profuse foot feathering. Their small, V-shaped combs are almost entirely hidden under feathering. Sultans are also one of a minority of breeds to have five toes on each foot. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 9 months old white silkie is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Silkie chickens are of Dutch origin. These species are known for their soft and light feathers giving them a rare appearance. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Cochin Bantam (midget) rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Amrock Barred Bantam roosters are of Chinese origin. These species are known for their round body type and great appearance. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Amrock Barred Bantam (midget) rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Amrock Barred Bantam roosters are of American origin. These species are known for their large eggs despite their size and their calm posture with patterned feathers. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Light Brahma rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Light Brahma species are known for their tiny comb, feathered feet and their posture. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Sablepoot rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Sablepoot roosters are of Dutch origin. These colorful species are known for their flirting moves. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 9 months old Japanese rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. The Japanese bantam or Chabo is a breed of chicken originating in Japan These species have big combs and long tails. The Japanese bantam has very short legs This trait is caused by a single lethal gene. All proper Japanese bantams are then heterozygous meaning that when the birds are bred, 25% of the embryos will receive two mutant alleles and die in shell. The other 50% of the embryos will receive one mutant allele and one wild type allele and will then be short-legged. The remaining 25% receive two wild type alleles and have legs that are longer than what most breeders want. Long-legged birds bred to each other will never produce short-leg offspring. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : A 1,5 years old Bantam rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Bantam roosters have tiny body structures with colorful feathers as their species go way back in history. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Indian Game Cornish rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. Indian Game Cornish species were exclusively developed for British Royal Family. These species are known for their muscular structure and appearance as they are one of the most efficient ones. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Cochin rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. Cochin species are known for their round body type and great appearance. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 13 : An 8 months old Light Brahma rooster is seen during National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. Light Brahma species are known for their tiny comb, feathered feet and their posture. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

National Poultry Show in Izmir Fotoğraf: Emin Mengüarslan

IZMIR, TURKEY - DECEMBER 14 : (EDITOR'S NOTE: COMPOSITE IMAGE) Various species of chicken and roosters compete in National Poultry Show in Izmir, Turkey on December 13, 2018. 5 referees and 10 assistants from different counties led the competition. ( Emin Mengüarslan - Anadolu Agency )

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