What breeds of chickens should I get?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by MrOrpington16, Sep 19, 2013.

  1. MrOrpington16

    MrOrpington16 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I want to get 2 chickens... Don't want loud or flighty breeds. Also, I am not going to eat them,. I would want a cold hardy breed.. Thankyou;)

    I have a Br, Bo, americana, And a light brahma
     
  2. Bodee

    Bodee Out Of The Brooder

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    Barnevelders are kind of a quiet bird and do not fly they lay brown eggs
    . Do you want some pics ?
     
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  3. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Overrun With Chickens

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    I find Dominiques' & RIRs' to be quiet and personable. Both lay brown eggs, are steady layers and tolerate NY winters well, Sue
     
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  4. MrOrpington16

    MrOrpington16 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sure !!If you don't mind;)
     
  5. MrOrpington16

    MrOrpington16 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone else??
     
  6. Bodee

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    Here is a pic of the hen
     
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  7. Bodee

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    RIR are good layers but you see them around allot but they still are not bad looking birds and very good layers .
     
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