Black colored breeds in Warm climate

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by crash0330, Jun 15, 2011.

  1. crash0330

    crash0330 Songster

    Mar 11, 2010
    Mecca, CA
    My Coop
    Ok so we know that the color black usually absorbs more heat then other colors,
    but does this apply to chcikens too? Does Black colored birds do well in the heat?
    I wanna get a flock of Black Ameraucanas but during the summer we get temperatures of 115+ will this affect them more cuz of their color or it doesn't matter?

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