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Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by ericmcginn5, Jan 10, 2015.

  1. ericmcginn5

    ericmcginn5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Two questions.. what is somones oldest chicken to survive? What is someones oldest to lay? Dont for breed

    mine was 17years barred rock never stoped laying just slowed down
     
  2. ericmcginn5

    ericmcginn5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Dont forget breed. And mine was 14 and still alive not 17
     
  3. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

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    I had a black jersey giant hen who lived until 14. Pretty sure she stopped laying a long time before she died! She died last year, but was my very first chicken.
     
  4. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    My family has a six-year-old Easter Egger, who still lays eggs when she feels like it. You guys had some amazing birds, I can hardly imagine a chicken living that long.
     
  5. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    I know, right? Amazing!
     
  6. hardscaper87

    hardscaper87 Out Of The Brooder

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    We had a silver laced leghorn hen that lived to 14 also.
     
  7. FrizzlesRule

    FrizzlesRule Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had a White Crested Black Polish hen that live for 13 years and Silver laced Polish that lived for almost 14 years. Something about Polishes and long lives. I now have a Polish roo who is nine. EE hen lived for 13 years. She laid for 11 years.

    My oldest living right now is Precious, my 13 year old Porcelain Belgian D'Uccle.
     
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