Its been a while

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by roosters97, Oct 20, 2010.

  1. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    Its been so long since i moved from Va , having to get rid of all my poultry. Im thinking about getting some type of chicken , not to noisy , not to big . just for my pet . i miss 'em . any breed suggestions ?
  2. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

    Jan 27, 2009
    It depends on what your goal is in keeping chickens. If you want eggs everyday from your chickens then Red sexlinks/golden comets, are the way to go. If you are into interesting heritage birds, then right now the Marans are by far the most popular. If you are into cute then maybe a Silkie or Polish Crested would be the way to go.
  3. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    I LOVE my golden comets. They're nice, lay good eggs, and are pretty. I also like chanteclers, if it's cold at your house (I didn't check your location) they're good in low temps. I also like delawares, they're pretty and lay well too. RIRs are classic, and but for just a pet, you should get a silkie. mellow, quiet and FLUFFY!

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by