Rhode Island Red chicken breed is always an American Classic and true American heritage chicken breed. Originally bred in Adamsville, Rhode Island, they have been immortalized with a famous historical monument in their honor. Since the time of their creation, they have been a national favorite. These beautiful birds are covered in shiny deep red feathers layered over various shades and textures. The Rhode Island Red chicken for sale is most famous for their wonderful large to extra large brown eggs that make them a great choice for heritage chicken breeds for eggs. These are some of the hardiest birds chicks that one can own with terrific livability and overall good general health that are for sale online. Occasionally, these hens can produce double yolked eggs giving you that surprise when their eggs are cracked open in your kitchen. Rhode Island Reds are known to be friendly and good natured in almost all occasions, this makes them a great pet chicken. When they are not treated in a gentle manner or overcrowded, they could become anxious. As one of the most popular chicken breeds standing the test of time, Rhode Island Red chickens will be an important part of any free range chicken flock large or small in your back yard chicken coop. They make a great choice for all climates, hens reach 6 pounds and roosters about 7 ½ pounds.
|Production||Excellent||Hen Weight||6 lbs|
|Personality||Calm||Rooster Weight||7 1/2 lbs|
About Your Ship Date:
We will email a ship date to you within 5 days of placing your order. Your chicks will arrive 1 to 3 days after that ship date. You should receive a phone call from your local post office upon delivery and we recommend you pick them up immediately upon notification.
Please note: the requested month to ship is subject to change based on availability.
Live Chick Guarantee
We guarantee your ordered number of birds arrive healthy and true to breed. Please contact us immediately should any losses or variances to your order occur, this guarantee is only for the safe and live delivery of your poultry. Any loss must be reported to Chickens for Backyards within 3 days of receipt for any adjustment to be made. Reshipments are subject to availability and minimum shipping requirements. If eligible, we will reship only once. Reimbursements are limited to the cost of the birds and will not include shipping charges.
Cancellations & Changes
A miniumum of two week notice prior to your ship date must be given to cancel or change a live chick order.