Best chickens for hot weather

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by caliclucker, Mar 26, 2012.

  1. caliclucker

    caliclucker Out Of The Brooder

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    I live where summers are dry with triple digit temps. I have a flock of what I think are red sex linked hens. They fair actually really well by staying in shade and drinking a lot. I want to add to my flock but am wondering if there are some breeds better suited for heat and some that can't cope?
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    Go to breeds at the top of the page in the brown bar, then select for hot climate.
     

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