How long do chickens live?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by specklesmom, Jun 18, 2009.

  1. specklesmom

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    I have a pet Barred Rock who was 5 years old in March. What is the average life span for a very pampered chick?
     
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    I have a very lucky Rhode Island Red hen for 10 yrs. and her sister so 2 at 10 yrs
     
  3. Chickenaddict

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