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Aged Easter Egger

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Becky89*, Dec 4, 2009.

  1. Becky89*

    Becky89* Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 11, 2008
    I have an eight year old easter egger who is still laying faded blue eggs! How old do Easter Eggers live?
  2. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Chickens can live 10-15 years...some even longer. Average age is 5 but it's not unheard of to have old birds in good health and still pushing an occasional egg.
  3. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 29, 2009
    South Africa
    Xhickens can live for very long and sometimes short lives.
  4. KatyTheChickenLady

    KatyTheChickenLady Bird of A Different Feather

    Dec 20, 2008
    Boise, Idaho
    Mine is 6 she laid a jumbo egg a day up through her 5th year, and averaged 5 a week this year.

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