The English Orpington chicken breed is a general purpose breed, useful for both meat and eggs. Orpingtons are active and good foragers but are calm, friendly, and are very hardy. They have a gentile sweet temperament making them popular as pet chicken companions. They lay eggs in shades of brown. They are perfect for showing, exhibition and will make a great addition to any flock.
You'll enjoy these amazingly beautiful and graceful birds! We love their fluffy butts!
Average Mature Weight: Rooster 10 lbs., Hens 8 lbs. Egg size: Extra Large
The chicks you receive will come from our chickens shown in the photos.
The chicks in this action hatched on 9/9/20 and are well started.
Our farm is Missouri State inspected, tested, and NPIP certified.
PLEASE NOTE: We cannot ship to the Los Angeles area due to tragic handling of live chicks by the USPS postal system.
The winner of this auction will receive 12 Lavender English Orpington chicks shipped on Monday September 14th by USPS Priority Express. The auction winner pays an additional $50 in shipping costs. We only ship to the lower 48 states. Shipping is USPS Express Mail, includes new box, gro gel and heat pack if necessary. Please include a good contact number for USPS pick up. Thank you!
Please pay at the close of auction.
Thanks for bidding, and good luck!