These are first generation birds, but so far all that have hatched have been just gorgeous. They have the feather texture of the orpington, size of a RIR, and excellent winter laying ability. Colors will vary from blue, gray, and red. Facts about these birds: Comb: Single Colors: Brown, red, blue, and gray Egg color: Brown and pink variations Size: Standard Climate: Any- do VERY well in the winter, but get a little hot in the summer Leg: Non- feathered, Some grey, some yellow Genetics: Roo- PUREBRED BLUE ORPINGTON Hen- PUREBRED RHODE ISLAND RED Chicks will hatch as followed: 25% Red/Brown/Splash - PULLETS 25% Blue/Gray/Splash - PULLETS 25% Red/Brown/Splash - COCKERELS 25% Blue/Gray/Splash - COCKERELS Paypal does not work with my computer, it always screws up, so if you are the top bidder at the end of the auction, PM me. I will give you my adress and you will have to mail me the money, then when I receive it I will be sending out your order. Yes, my process does take a little longer, but it is the only way I can ensure that my computer doesn't accidentally charge you three times.