Interested in buying a bantam chicken

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Bebilot, Aug 26, 2013.

  1. Bebilot

    Bebilot New Egg

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    Hello, I am in need of purchasing a bantam chicken for my daughter. Any suggestions of what kind of chicken and it will be in high altitude and will be in cold winter, it snows here.
     
  2. ChirpyChicks1

    ChirpyChicks1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the site and best of luck. Check out the Learning Center for great information!
     
  3. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] chickens are flock animals and do much better with a buddy or two. Is there a possibility that you would get more than one?
     
  5. bugglesmommy

    bugglesmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

    X2. Chickens are social, flock animals. I wouldn't suggest a lone chicken.

    On your question I suggest bantam cochins. Very sweet birds, cold hardy.
     
  6. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]

    Google the Henderson Chicken Chart for breed information. I agree that birds do better when kept with others.
     
  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas and a belated [​IMG]! Pleased you joined us!
     

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