Sebright Bantam

Well, aren't these little guys sweet! Sebrights are a very special breed of bantam chicken in that the males and females have exactly the same feathering. It took Sir John Sebright over 30 years to develop this trait. In almost every other breed of chicken, the flamboyant feathering of males is easy to distinguish from the females. Sebrights are popular amongst poultry enthusiasts for their sweet nature and beautiful plumage.

Golden Sebright Bantam Cockerel

Origins/History:

Class: All Other Breeds
Type: Bantam
Size: Bantam
Rarity: Common
Purpose: Ornamental
Recognized Varieties: Silver, Golden

Egg Facts:

Egg Laying: Poor (1/wk)
Egg Color: Cream or Tinted
Egg Size: Tiny (bantam)

Fancy Features:

Comb Type: Rose Comb
Crested: No
Feathered Legs: No
Number of Toes: 4

Suitability to Backyard Life:

Hardy In Winter: No
Bears Confinement: Tolerates confinement
Especially Docile: No
Setter/Broody: No
Personality: Cocky but not aggressive

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