Wyandottes are a favorite amongst backyard flock owners for their dependable egg laying, easygoing nature, hardiness, and the great variety of beautiful feather patterns available. Silver Penciled, Golden Laced, Blue, Columbian and White Wyandottes are all rather rare.
Golden Laced Wyandotte Hen
Large Fowl & Bantam
Heavy (7-8 lbs)
Official: Silver Laced, Golden Laced, White, Black, Buff, Partridge, Silver Penciled, Columbian, Blue. Unofficial: Blue Laced Red, Barred & others.
Very Good (4/wk)
Suitability to Backyard Life:
Bears confinement well
Generally easygoing with a tendency toward domination