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AV Bird Hatchery

Buff Orpington (FREE SHIPPING)

Regular price $3.02 USD
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Description


Type: Standard Chicks
Origin: English
Purpose: Dual
Availability: Mid Jan - End of Oct
Comb Type: Single
Egg Color: Brown
Egg Size: Large
Rate of Lay: 156/Year
Broodiness: Yes
Temperament: Docile
Leg Style: Clean
Heat Tolerance: Not Especially
Cold Tolerance: Hardy
Mature Male Weight: 10 lbs
Mature Female Weight: 8 lbs

 

The Orpington has a heavy, broad body with a low stance, and the down from their body covers most of their legs.

Some characteristics of an Orpington are:

  • Heavy weight (7 to 10 pounds),
  • Soft, profuse feathering, which almost hides the legs of the bird,
  • Curvy shape with a short back and U-shaped underline,
  • A small head with a medium single comb.
  • Large and usually easily tamed
  • Fluffy feathers making it look distinctively large.
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Chickens   12
Guinea Fowl Keets 15
Ducks 8
Geese 8
Pheasants  Chicks 30
Chukars Chicks 50
Quail Chicks 50

 

The minimum orders are in place to help the chicks remain warm during transportation