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What Chicken Breed Should I Get?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by jadie, Jan 27, 2013.

  1. jadie

    jadie Chirping

    Nov 9, 2012
    so im new to chickens and planning on buying 6 chicks this sring, but im not 100% sure what breed(s) i want. if you could post what you have, recommend, etc. i would really appreaiate it.
    first of all i want layers, i dont really care white or brown eggs but im leaning towards brown. id like a chicken thats friendly, i have little neighbors and family and dont want to care for mean chickens. id like a chicken that produces many eggs, and i live in New York so we get cold winters and snow so they need to be somewhat cold hardy, maybe not to noisy (not a big deal though)

    thanks so much, also if you have any pics of your chickens id loove to see them!!
    thanks again, wish me luck, i cant wait! [​IMG]

  2. chickenlady099

    chickenlady099 Chirping

    Jan 2, 2013
    antelope, california
    i recommend old english game bantams they are small and very easy to handle and care for they are also very hardy in the cold and very good in the hot
    Last edited: Jan 27, 2013

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