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Gallus gallus domesticus
Chestnut brown feathers and red wattles/combs.
This is a domestic chicken, it is commonly found in back yard gardens of those whom wish for fresh eggs.
The Isa Brown (hen pictured) is a hybrid type of Sex Link chicken, which is the result of crossing Rhode Island Reds and White Leghorns. The Isa Brown is a hybrid, not a true breed. It is known for its high egg production of approximately 300 eggs per hen in the first year of laying.