6-Week-Olds: Lavender Orpingtons
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Description:Don't have the time, equipment or inclination to care for chicks? Or were you ready for fresh eggs yesterday? This is the tickets! At 6-7 weeks old, these started pullets are ready to go outdoors, with no heat or special care requirements.
Another wonderful benefit is that our juveniles are sexed twice, once at hatch and again at 6 weeks, which reduces your chance of ending up with roosters. Our six-week started pullets are floor-raised and socialized with humans, vaccinated for Marek's disease, and their beaks are intact--we never trim.
The lavender or "self
blue" color of Orpington is rare and highly prized in the world of chickens, and
we've selected our breeder flock for pure beauty. They are a large,
loosely-feathered bird with an upright stance and a medium-sized single
comb. Orpingtons are adored for their good nature and willingness to be
All Started Pullets are shipped USPS Express Mail. These pullets will be vaccinated for Marek's disease and will be 6 weeks old when shipped.
**Please do not immediately turn your started pullets out with an
existing flock. Read why, here.