What Kind of Chicken Should I Get?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jadie, Jan 27, 2013.

  1. jadie

    jadie Out Of The Brooder

    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. what about some easter eggers for blue eggs? Orpingtons are great brown egg layers, straight through the winter. Same with Plymouth Rocks

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