Booted Bantam

A Porcelain d'Uccle bantam poses in front of a white background.

Booted Bantams are the same as the famous Belgian Bearded D'Uccle Bantam breed, except Booted bantams are non-bearded.


Class: Feather Legged Bantam
Type: Bantam
Size: Bantam
Rarity: Rare
Purpose: Ornamental
Recognized Varieties: Black, Porcelain, Self Blue, White

Egg Facts:

Egg Laying: Fair (2/wk)
Egg Color: Cream or Tinted
Egg Size: Tiny (bantam)

Fancy Features:

Comb Type: Single Comb
Crested: No
Feathered Legs: Yes
Number of Toes: 4

Suitability to Backyard Life:

Cold Hardiness: Not cold hardy
Heat Tolerance: Not especially heat hardy
Bears Confinement: Bears confinement well
Especially Docile: Yes
Setter/Broody: Yes
Personality: Sweet