America's Oldest Breed of Livestock

The Dominique Feather

On the surface it would seem that there is little remarkable about Dominique feathers but a study will show that in fact this is a complex topic.  There are three major components to the feather that we should study.  Each in interesting in its own right but it is the combination of these that give the Dominique its distinctive look.   Follow the links below to explore the topics.

  1. Feather shape and texture
  2. Feather markings
  3. Feather color