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Hoover's Hatchery Buff Orpington Chickens, 10 Count Baby Chicks

SKU: 126253899
Hoover's Hatchery Buff Orpington Chickens, 10 Count Baby Chicks
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Notice to California residents:

  • We are unable to ship live poultry orders to California Zip Codes 90000-93599. All live poultry orders shipping to these Zip Codes will be cancelled


  • Most Live Poultry (Chickens, Ducks and Turkeys) are available for online purchase in quantities of 10.
    • (Example: Quantity of 1 = 10 Birds / Quantity of 2 = 20 Birds, etc.)
    • Exceptions: Pullets and select Cornish Broilers
  • Poultry orders will ship Monday through Wednesday of each week.
  • The order will be delivered to your local Post Office for pick up. Your local Post Office will call you upon delivery at the phone number provided when placing your order.
  • The cost for shipping is included in the price of the birds.
  • It is your responsibility to pick them up at the post office within 24 hours.

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Product Rating is 4.3



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Buff Orpingtons are the most popular and most common of all the Orpington varieties with their fluffy golden buff plumage and sweet dispositions. One of the best breeds for newcomers to chickens and families with young children is named for the English town where it was developed. Orpingtons come in several feather colors but all are big, quiet birds with fluffy feathers that keep them toasty warm during frigid weather. Known to be one of the gentlest of breeds, Orpingtons are easy to manage, very friendly, cold hardy birds that tend to be broody, are great setters and make excellent mothers.

  • Bird Purpose: Dual Purpose breed, Great as pets, Good egg laying breed, often used to hatch eggs due to broodiness
  • Egg Production Rate: Females ONLY; Approximately 220 Eggs/Year
  • Egg Color: Brown
  • Egg Size: Medium
  • Bird Characteristics: Quiet, Docile, Very friendly, Fluffy, Cold hardy, Tend to be broody, Excellent mothers, Bear confinement well
  • Mature Weight: Male 8.5 lb. Female 7 lb.
  • Package Quantity: 10 baby chicks
Guarantee of 90% accuracy on all sexed poultry. Guaranteed Live & 48 hours after Delivery.

Specification Description
Part Number: BO
Egg Production Rate: 220 Medium Brown Eggs/Year
CountryofOrigin: Made in USA
Package Quantity: 10 baby chicks
Species: Chicken
Breed: Buff Orpington
Bird Purpose: Dual Purpose, Meat, Eggs
Brand: Hoover's Hatchery
Manufacturer Part Number BOS
Hoover's Hatchery Buff Orpington Chickens, 10 Count Baby Chicks is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 331.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Syrong healthy chicks Good strong healthy chicks..only lost 1 out of ten ..and those 9 are thriving..i will definitely always use Hoovers in the future
Date published: 2020-05-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Healthy Buff Orpington Chicks I ordered 20 (2 sets of 10) Buff Orpington chicks on the TSC website. I didn’t know what hatchery they were coming from but I knew every hatchery was backordered due to corona. I got an email from TSC a week later saying they had been mailed, and a tracking number that showed three days to get here. I was sure they’d be dead! The post office called me early the next morning to come get them, so just one day in the mail. All 20 chicks were alive and now, ten days later, they are all alive and healthy and growing. Still can’t tell roosters from hens, and that’s the only down side - having to order straight run. Also the hatchery doesn’t send along any instructions or a package of electrolyte mix for their water like some hatcheries do. I mixed my own from instructions found on a chicken site online. Overall I am pleased with my chickens from TSC. Healthy, mailed in one day and except for having roosters in the bunch it was a perfect experience.
Date published: 2020-05-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Baby chick DOA Where are my baby chicks? My Buff Orpingtons were shipped out on the 18th of this month, and here it is on the 22nd. I know they will be dead when I receive them. Local post office today has no listing of my chicks coming in.
Date published: 2020-05-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Healthy chicks Healthy chicks, quick delivery. They were peppy after first water and are growing well.
Date published: 2020-05-21
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I see there is not an option of just ordering females. What is the mix if I order unsexed?

Asked by: Newbiewithchickens

Are they vaccinated?

Asked by: DThom
Chicks shipped are not vaccinated. There is a possibility in the future to allow this online
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2020-04-17

What age are the chicks when purchased? 

Asked by: Niki B

Are the chicks vaccinated?

Asked by: Giselle
Chicks ordered online are not vaccinated for mareks or cocci. If you wish to protect for cocci you may feed a medicated feed
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2019-12-08

Can I get 6-8 week old pullets?

Asked by: Ronda58

Do you sell the fertilized eggs so I could hatch them at home? May be a silly question. Also, I’m looking for just 2, do you sell in quantities less than 10?

Asked by: CityFarmer85
Currently fertilized eggs are not available on the website but it is a good suggestion. Please look for opportunities to purchase in the future
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2020-04-14

Is it possible to order 9 female and 1 male as I don't want 10 roosters but would like 1 or 2

Asked by: goldie1958

Are these chicks available now?

Asked by: Osmrducks
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