day-old Hamburg chick on white background
Hamburg chicks don't tend to build their own nests or hatch their own chicks.
21-day-old Hamburg chick on white background
Hamburg chickens are a small breed that matures quickly.
A Hamburg hen (left) and rooster (right) in a yard
Hamburg chickens are known for their beautiful feathers, which make them good show birds.
Closeup of a Hamburg hen focusing on her face
In Germany and Holland, there are 11 recognized colorations of the Hamburg chicken, but in the U.S., there are only 6.
A free-range silver spangled Hamburg rooster
Hamburg chickens are known for their long, thin legs and small "rose" combs.