Kadaknath Chickens that are noteworthy for their black color, are known for their low cholesterol and high protein based content. Their flesh contains maximum 1.05% cholesterol and up to 27% protein. This specific breed of chickens originates in Juabua district of Madhya Pradesh. Apart from their good taste, these poultry breed has huge demand across in India for their unique therapeutic attributes. Besides reckoned for its excellent texture, Kadaknath Chickens are believed to cure pulmonary diseases. Flesh of these chickens promotes production of red blood cells. High feed conversion ratio is one of the key aspects of this breed of poultry.