Krizevci Crested Hen

aka Krizevacka Kukmasta Kokos

Gold Laced Krizevci Crested roosters
Photo courtesy of Drazen Bilicic

This Croatian breed is extremely rare. It was developed in the 1980s by crossing Orpington males onto a local race of crested, medium-sized fowl from the Kalnik hills in Croatia.

The roosters weigh 4 kg and the hens 2.5-3 kg.


A flock of Krizevci Crested fowl
Photo courtesy of Drazen Bilicic

Gold Laced Krizevci Crested females
Photos courtesy of Drazen Bilicic

A breeding trio
Photo courtesy of Drazen Bilicic

Three more roosters
Photos courtesy of Drazen Bilicic


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