what is the smallest full grown chicken breed ever?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by raymondjames, Oct 15, 2011.

  1. raymondjames

    raymondjames Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Title says it all. wanna know! saw "micro seramas" somewhere on byc but couldnt find them anywhere on the internet. beginning to be suspicious about their existance... oh well
     
  2. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady Premium Member

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    There are some really tiny Seramas out there but when you get the small ones like that they are hard to get anything out of to continue breeding.
    Seramas are the smallest I have ever seen, weighing mere ounces full grown.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    there are tiny seramas, I believe A class but, I've read they don't lay and they have short lifespans.
     
  4. Alicia G

    Alicia G Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The micro Serama rarely live past a year, they tend to lack the full chests and good feathers. They will never breed and IF a hen lays an egg, which is highly improbable, it will most likely be, soft shelled or the hen will most likely become egg bound. There are Class A's that are fertile, but only bout 20% of them are. To get your hands on a breeding class A's would cost you a pretty penny
     
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