Common name- Chickens
Latin name- Gallus gallus domesticus
Country of Origin- Asia
Sex- Females and males available
Adult size- 20-40cm 1-2kg
Average Lifespan- 5 years
Diet & water- Layers Pellets or mash and a handful of mixed corn. Clean Fresh water should be given daily.
Care level- Beginner
Description- Bantams are a small variety of chicken that produce an egg a third to half the size of a normal hens egg. They have becomevery popular as pets due to their size and huge variety of colouring and feather patterning available.
Cleaning- Clean out house at least once a week and disinfect.
Shopping list- Poultry house and run, Shavings, Straw, Food, Feeder, drinker, Grit, Disinfectant