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Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by starkiller8, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. starkiller8

    starkiller8 Out Of The Brooder

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    So im contemplating weather or not to get a full size chicken or a bantam.It can get very cold where i live this winter it got down below freezing about 2 months in a row so which is better bantam or full size give me your opinion.
     
  2. Frizzle13

    Frizzle13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It doesn't really matter appenzeller spitzhaubens are the most cold hardy birds I know as they come from mountainous country
     
  3. fairsing farm

    fairsing farm Out Of The Brooder

    For cold weather areas it doesn't matter whether you get a small or full size chicken. There are certain breeds in both bantam and standard that are a little more cold hardy then others. Stay away from any breeds that have large combs....silkies are one of my favorite bantam breeds and they are cold hardy :)
     

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