This is an Auction Formated Listing - Please do not PM to bid! - Place your bid in a reply. Bidding will start at: $ 250.00 Additional bids will be in increasing $ 1 increments Shipping will be via USPS Express at a cost of $ 42.50. Auction ends at Sunday February 12th 2012 at 5:00 PM EST. Please place your bid as a reply to this classified (do not PM to bid!). Subscribe to this classified auction using the immediate notification setting when you bid so that you can stay informed! You can visit us at http://www.jordan-farm.com/ **These will ship the last week of February. ** These are 100% PURE English Chocolate Orpingtons, imported from UK, and are from the Robbie Boyd blood lines. These are Bantams and not Large Fowl; we are working on acquiring Large Fowl Chocolate Orpingtons. These are 100% pure English Chocolate Orpingtons that are from the Ramsley Orpington stock and are not splits, crosses or mixes of any kind!! The offspring of these birds will produce 100% pure English Chocolate Orpingtons. **BEWARE THAT BREEDERS WILL BREED ENGLISH CHOCOLATE ORPINGTONS BACK TO AMERICAN STANDARD BLACK BANTAMS. THE END RESULT WILL BE A BIRD THAT DOES HAVE THE CHOCOLATE COLOR - BUT DOES NOT EXHIBIT THE 'FLUFFY' LOOK NOR THE BEAUTY OF A PURE ENGLISH CHOCOLATE ORPINGTON. WE BREED BACK TO IMPORTED ENGLISH BLACK ORPINGTONS TO MAINTAIN OUR COLOR.** These bids are extremely rare, beautiful and are considered to have one of the greatest temperaments of any bird that we have raised. They exhibit a rich chocolate color and have some of the softest 'fluffy' feathers I have ever seen on a bird. You will not be disappointed with the deep rich chocolate color of these birds. There are no words that we can put here to describe these birds...they are a must see in person. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list for these English Chocolate Orpington chicks, please email us for deposit info. * THESE CHOCOLATE ORPINGTON CHICKS ARE SOLD STRAIGHT RUN AND WILL BE BETWEEN 15 DAYS AND 20 DAYS OLD DEPENDING ON ROTATION * NPIP # GA-1153 - TESTED EACH QUARTER - WE TEST FOR CLEAN FOR PULLORUM TYPHOID, MYCOPLASMA GALLISEPTICUM, M.G. MONITORED, AND MS. MONITORED. ADDITIONAL TESTS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO BE NPIP - HOWEVER WITH SOME OF THESE DISEASES PRESENT ON FARMS / BACKYARD COOPS AND ATTRIBUTABLE TO A HIGH MORTALITY RATE - WE VOLUNTARILY TEST TO PROTECT OUR FLOCK. USDA FARM # 1423.