what is the oldest chicken you've had?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by nature nut, Sep 27, 2009.

  1. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

    Mar 16, 2009
    onchiota NY
    Holy cow! I didn't know chickens could live that long?? I guess if they are safe at all times with the best environment and fod provided I can see it..but 15 years+ wow!!!
  2. nature nut

    nature nut Songster

    Aug 3, 2009
    Southeast Louisiana
    I didn't really expect that a REALLY old chicken would still be laying and 3-4 times a week at that. Are anybody else's still laying? That would be doubly great [​IMG]
  3. aussieheelr

    aussieheelr Songster

    Quote:That's good news, I have one and she's my first layer going strong. Sounds like she'll be earning her keep for a long time to come!

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