What breed should I get?!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by GreenThumb19, Jan 30, 2013.

  1. GreenThumb19

    GreenThumb19 In the Brooder

    Jan 29, 2013
    So I'm building an urban chicken coop this summer and want to stock it with 2-4 birds. My neighbour's house is literally 10 feet away so my first priority it a quiet chicken that can live in a VERY cold climate (-30) , after that I just want one that can almost be a "pet" more then livestock you know? Ideally a breed that will rarely go broody and has a very good egg production? Any ideas?
    Thanks in advance!
    Last edited: Jan 30, 2013

  2. mstricer

    mstricer Crowing

    Feb 12, 2009
    Easter eggers. But don't get roosters. They lay large colorful egg and if you handle a lot will be friendly. All hens are noisey when laying an egg, just so you know. You can always share some of your eggs with your neighbor, thats what I do :)

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