what are the best friendly chickens??????

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by izzybe3, Apr 21, 2017.

  1. izzybe3

    izzybe3 Out Of The Brooder

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    what are the best friendly chickens? Because im thinking about getting more chicks.....
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    There are many breeds inclined to be friendly and seek attention - and many more that while often seen as "flighty" or "aloof" can often be very good pets when properly socialized from the start. You mention you want "more" - what breeds do you currently have? What characteristics besides personality are important -- egg color, production rate, color, pattern, feathered or bare legs, crested or not, etc?
     
  3. dobbisha

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    This is my first flock so I have limited experience but my Barred Rocks are so sweet with such big personalities.
     
  4. sassysarah123

    sassysarah123 Overrun With Chickens

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    Light brahmas.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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  6. izzybe3

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    thanks ya'll, got me some black sexlinks....
     
  7. Penguino1

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    buff orpingtons easily.
     

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