Anyone familiar with Egyptian chickens?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by shelleyd2008, Sep 19, 2008.

  1. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    I have one hen that I was told was an Egyptian. I googled it, and found some pics. One looked exactly like my hen, except mine looks a bit bigger. Anyone know how big they are supposed to be?
  2. Anne

    Anne Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2007
    Bellingham, WA
    Egyptian Fayoumis are supposed to be a small breed, the standard calls for hens to be around 3.5 lbs, but of course that can vary a bit from bird to bird.

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