The Golden Comet is one of the best chickens to keep for eggs. It's a favorite for those that really enjoy heaping baskets of large and extra large brown eggs. The Golden Comet is also a breed that goes by many names; Golden Buff, Gold Sex Link, Cinnamon Queen, and Red Star to name a few. The Golden Buff is considered the most prolific layer of brown eggs. This particular cross of Rhode Islands is responsible for the majority of commercial brown egg production. Those that select the Golden Comet continue to reorder year after year once they get acquainted with the large to extra large eggs that they lay year around. The females of this breed grows up to be anywhere from a light to medium colored reddish tan with light colored tail feathers. They do well in all climates warm and cold. These are mild mannered birds that get along well with all breeds. They are considered gentle with people and get along well within mixed flocks. They are considered a medium sized bird with females weighing about 4 pounds. The males will grow up to be white and weigh about 6 pounds.
|Egg Color||Brown||Hardiness||Cold Hardy|
|Egg Production||Excellent||Hen Weight||5-6 lbs|
|Personality||Calm||Rooster Weight||7-8 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 100% live and healthy chicks upon delivery. Please contact us 48 hours after you have received your chicks to report any losses, so we may reimburse you for the cost of those birds. Shipping charges are not eligible for reimbursement. Reshipments are subject to availability and minimum shipping requirements. If eligible, we will reship only once. Thereafter, we will issue a refund only. Please report all losses at one time, at the end of the 48 hour period.
Cancellations & Changes
A miniumum of two week notice prior to your ship date must be given to cancel or change a live chick order.