King Benedict is Humphrey Dumpty's pet chicken. He is capable of laying eggs and, like his owner, always willing to help another. To his dismay, however, people tend to call him a rooster when he is a king chicken, meaning he is a male chicken who lays eggs and not a hen or rooster.
- December 02, 2014: King Benedict makes his book debut in Duchess Swan and the Next Top Bird: A Little Pirouette Story.
- King Benedict derived from Eggs Benedict, an American brunch dish.