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How old are your chickens?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ears73, Aug 20, 2008.

  1. ears73

    ears73 Songster

    Jul 30, 2008
    Westchester, NY
    Hiya folks,

    I am thrilled with this new chicken hobby! On thing I am curious about: how long have your chickens lived?
  2. scooter147

    scooter147 Songster

    Jul 30, 2008
    I have had them live 10+ years. I have a Polish, named Wrongway, that is 8 now.

    Keep in mind once the get past three egg production drops dramtically.
  3. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    Most of my chickens are under 2 years of age but i do have a Banty rooster and Banty hen they both are 5 years old and the hen still hatches out her own babies [​IMG]

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