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AV Bird Hatchery


Regular price $3.35 USD
Regular price Sale price $3.35 USD
Vaccination Status


Type: Standard Chicks
Origin: Not Recognized
Purpose: Dual
Availability: Year Round
Comb Type: Single
Egg Color: Brown
Egg Size: Large
Rate of Lay: 240/Year
Broodiness: No
Temperament: Docile
Leg Style: Clean
Heat Tolerance: Tolerates Well
Cold Tolerance: Hardy
Mature Male Weight: 8 lbs
Mature Female Weight: 6 lbs


Black Sex Link chicks have single combs and clean, yellow and black legs and feet. They are primarily black and can be color sexed with males being identified by a white spot on the top of their heads, while females have no spot. Adult males are black and white barred; similar to Barred Rocks, with the exception of a small amount of gold plumage that may appear on the hackles. Adult females are solid black with some gold hackles and front neck plumage. Black Sex Links were developed in the 1950's by crossing a Rhode Island Red male with a Barred Plymouth Rock female for efficient brown egg production and ease of sexing. 

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