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Orpington 1

By LauraSBale · Jan 11, 2012 ·
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    ORPINGTON
    • Class- English
    • Standard- Bantam
    • Colors- Black, Buff, Blue, White
    • Comb Type- Medium single with five points that stand upright, bright red
    • Skin/Foot Color- Feet and shanks dark slate, bottoms pinkish white. Buff and White, Pinkish white
    • Wattles- Medium, bright red
    • Earlobes- Medium, bright red
    • Clean/Feathered Feet- Clean
    • Number of Toes- 4
    • Other Physical Characteristics- Heavy, broad deep bodies, their feathers are broad and full and lay smooth against their bodies
    • Egg Color- Brown, great layers
    • Weight- Cockle 10 lb, Hens 8 lb. Bantam- Cockle 3 oz, Hens 34 oz.
    • Conservation Study- Recovering
    • Cold Hardness- Very cold hardy
    • Broody/Mothering Ability- Good brooder and mom
    • General Temperament- Quite docile and affectionate to their owners
    • Additional Notes- Do fine with either confinement or free range. Dual propose
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