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AV Bird Hatchery


Regular price $3.95 USD
Regular price Sale price $3.95 USD
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Type: Standard Chicks
Origin: Asiatic
Purpose: Dual
Availability: Mid Jan - End of Oct
Comb Type: Pea
Egg Color: Brown
Egg Size: Medium
Rate of Lay: 156/Year
Broodiness: Yes
Temperament: Docile
Leg Style: Feather
Heat Tolerance: Not Especially
Cold Tolerance: Hardy
Mature Male Weight: 12 lbs
Mature Female Weight: 9.5 lbs

Dark Brahmas have brown backs and heads with light gray wing tips and chest. They have pea combs and feathered feet and legs. Adult males have a silvery white head and hackles that are greenish black laced with white. Their tail is black, sickles greenish black and coverts greenish black with white lacing. The feathers on their legs, feet, body, wing bows and breast are black. Adult females have a silvery gray head. Their body, breast, back, shank and toe feathers are steel gray with black penciling, and the hackle feathers are black with white lacing. They are considered a dual-purpose bird that lays brown eggs, but they are mainly kept for their unique appearance. Brahmas originated in India from a cross between Malays and Cochins and were originally known as Chittagongs, Gray Shanghais and Brahma Pootras.

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