Merchant Services

  Home > Chickens > Breeds by Purpose > Egg Layers >

  Speckled Sussex Chickens
Speckled Sussex Chicks for Sale, Buy Speckled Sussex Chickens, Speckled Sussex Chicken Photo Image Picture

Speckled Sussex Chickens

© 2013 Image by Diane Jacky


 

Speckled Sussex Chicks

Quantity Discount Levels
Num. Birds 1-24 25-49 50-99 100+
Price per Bird $3.39 $3.29 $3.09 $2.99
When would I receive this?
Price: $3.39
Breed Specific Minimum: 5

Availability: Sold out for 2014

Chicken Gender

Chicken Gender*:
Straight Run (Day-Old Random Gender)
Females (Day-Old Pullets) [Add $0.48]
Males (Day-Old Cockerels) [Subtract -$0.48]

Sold Out for 2014
Description
 

Speckled Sussex Chicken

Speckled Sussex Chickens are an old English breed developed over a hundred years in Sussex County, England. The Speckled Sussex is one of the best possible choices for a backyard chicken because of its beautiful coat of feathers, curious and mellow personalities, and excellent dual purpose utility.

The Sussex is a medium sized heavy breed of chicken with a long deep body that is excellent for fattening. It has pinkish white skin and will dress well for the table. The Speckled Sussex is a dependable layer of medium to large sized brown eggs. It is a heavy breed and not a good flyer so it is easily fenced and handles confinement well. This hardy breed will continue to lay strong throughout the colder months of the year.

The beautiful plumage of the Speckled Sussex is not only pleasing to the eye, but it helps to camouflage the bird from potential predators such as fox, coyotes, possums, and raccoons. They will molt every year and their coat will fill in with more speckled feathers than before, so that this beautiful bird gets even more colorful each year. The Speckled Sussex is a useful and beautiful addition to any backyard flock.
Product Facts

Speckled Sussex Chicken Info

  • Adult Weight - Male: about 9 pounds ; Female: 7 pounds
  • Color - Rich Mahogany colored feathers, many with white tips separated by thin black bars to create the speckled coloration
  • Purpose - Dual Purpose
  • Egg Production - Very Good
  • Egg Color - Medium to Large sized Light Brown Eggs
  • Country of Origin -England

Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 | Total Reviews: 13 Write a review.

Services and Accessories for this Product
Marek's Disease Vaccination for Chicks
Price: $12.49

Add
Marek's Disease Vaccination for Chicks
Deluxe Chick Care Package with Medication
Price: $24.99

Add
Deluxe Baby Chick Care Package - Shipped with and Order of Baby Chicks
Brooder Thermometer for Chicken Shipment
Price: $2.00

Add
Brooder Thermometer - Farm Supply, Brooding Equipment, Baby Chick Thermometer
Basic Chick Care Package
Price: $4.99

Add
Baby Chick Care Package - Shipped with and Order of Baby Chicks


  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
Speckled Sussex July 24, 2014
Reviewer: Susan Russell from Ascutney, VT United States  
Love the colors and all arrived hearty and healthy.  Shipping took longer than originally stated, but well worth the wait.

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
Chickens June 18, 2014
Reviewer: Daniel Radford from Saint Amant, LA United States  
The chick's are beautiful little things. I have  lost a couple of them due to a long ride but they are healthy birds.

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
Great Fowl June 18, 2014
Reviewer: Chris Harper from Louisville, KY United States  
Birds arrived healthy and happy . Fast shipping and excellent communications . Highly recommend .

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
new customer review June 16, 2014
Reviewer: Michelle Mace from Cabot, AR United States  
Chicks arrived in good health and have continued to thrive.  No losses up to this point, 1 week after arriving.

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
Healthy June 16, 2014
Reviewer: Joshua Van Buskirk from CA United States  
Healthy girls

Was this review helpful to you?

View All Customer Reviews

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

Chickens > Breeds by Purpose > Egg Layers
Chickens > Breeds by Purpose
Live Poultry > Chickens
Live Poultry
Chickens > Breeds by Purpose > Egg Layers > Brown Egg Layers
Chickens
Brown Egg Layers
Chickens > Rare Breeds > Very Rare Chicken Breeds
English Breeds
Heavy Breeds
Chickens > Rare Breeds