Does this chicken exist?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Felix1, Aug 1, 2013.

  1. Felix1

    Felix1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've been looking for an excellent egg layer (not worried about meat) that is calm yet rugged, winter and heat hardy and good at foraging (i.e.easy on the feed). Like a hamburg (which ive tried) but not wild/flighty. Sex links are close too but I would like something that bred true. Does this chicken exist?
     
  2. CowGrrrl

    CowGrrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Orpingtons.
     
  3. buttercup95

    buttercup95 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I really like my RIRs for their egg laying potential and their ability to adapt to their environment. Plus they're not flighty at all.
     
  4. Felix1

    Felix1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I like my my Orps temperament but they are hogs at the feed dish...maybe it's just mine.
     
  5. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener True BYC Addict

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    Check out Dominiques. They are reported to be a good egg layer. Meet your other criteria.
     

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