We have been raising chickens for over 30 years. These birds are bred for their feathers. Having tied flies for over 44 years has made it possible for me to improve the quality of feathers we use and raise. . We sell neck and saddle hackle. Grades, colors, and prices are available from our catalog.
Some of the birds we raised are for streamer use. Some birds we raise are for dry fly use. Some birds we raise are used for wet flies and nymphs.
We have been raising dry fly roosters with long saddles that salons use for hair extensions. We do have some packaged feathers by length for salons that want only long feathers.
Theriault Line: These birds I have crossed for over 30 years. They have excellent dry fly quality necks and saddles. There is an assortment of natural colors.
Some craft saddles are available with 5 1/2 inch feathers to 7 1/2 inches
We do have some large grizzly necks available in assorted bright colors and natural for $25.25 each. (used for salt water patterns and crafts)
Dry fly rooster necks: from $17.95 to $33.95 each Chicken Wings $2.95 per pair Wet fly hen necks: from $$5.95 to $9.95 each Chicken Tails $2.95 each clump Hen saddles: from $3.95 to $5.95 each Streamer rooster saddles: from $6.55 to $19.95 each (most feathers are shorter than 5 inches and wide Dry fly long rooster saddles: $40 to $70 each
We also have assorted chicken feathers used in all types of crafts. These feathers are from the breast of the chickens.