How long do they live?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Shrader, Apr 10, 2007.

  1. Shrader

    Shrader Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How long do chicken live? And how long do they produce eggs?
     
  2. Kirstyaa

    Kirstyaa Out Of The Brooder

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    I heard inside pet chickens can live for 15 years! But i dont know about outside chickens or how much that differs. I believe they lay for 6 years.
     
  3. CashmereSussex

    CashmereSussex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it all depends my rooster "Rocky" who was a Australian Pitt Game died the other night at 10 year old
     
  4. cookie_chick

    cookie_chick Out Of The Brooder

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    awww poor chickie
     
  5. Rooster01

    Rooster01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They can live to be around 15. They will lay good for 2-3 years then their egg laying will go down hill from there.
     

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