How long till full grown

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Bantymama, Jun 29, 2007.

  1. Bantymama

    Bantymama Songster

    Apr 19, 2007
    My banty cochins are 2 months old. Im hopeing they do not get any bigger. At what age will they stop growing and reach thier full size.
  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    My guess is that they are fully mature when they start laying eggs.
  3. ella

    ella Songster

    Banties grow faster than large breeds but both reach close to their full size when they start laying so about 5 months. Although they will gain some pounds and continue to mature for about a full year.

    POL chickens are kind of like 17 year olds, they might gain a few inches and a few pounds but you have a pretty good idea of what they will look like. [​IMG]

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