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Question about Orpingtons

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Trish1974, Mar 11, 2017.

  1. Trish1974

    Trish1974 Crowing

    Mar 16, 2016
    North Central IN
    My Coop
    My buff orp Goldie has definitely lived up to the stereotype of her breed...sweet, calm, friendly, and quite the comedian. I was wondering if this personality is specific to just Buff Orpingtons or if all types of Orpingtons are like this? With my next flock I'd like to try different breeds, and considered a Lavender Orpington. Can I expect the same demeanor?

  2. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013
    I would say yes, although each bird has their own quirks.

    The Buff and Lavender just refers to the color so to my way of thinking, the color isn't the demeanor determination as much as the breed (Orpington) is.

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