Bantams

Believed to have originated from the Orient, bantams are miniature chickens. They are often one-forth the size of standard breed poultry. These birds are increasingly popular due to their size, low maintenance costs and their inherent beauty. We currently offer 21 varieties of bantams to you. Look over our pictures or list and decide which birds would work best for your farm.



Bantams


Mille Fleur


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
MF
A true bantam- they do not have a standard size equivalent. The mille fleur may not get its full coloring until after the first molt.

BB Red Old English Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
O ENG
The Old English are a clean legged, ornamental bird. The males have beautiful red/orange coloring on their back. They are a very hardy bird in the heat or cold. They stand upright, giving a very grand appearance.

Turken Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
TURK
The Turken, or naked neck, is naturally devoid of feathers on its neck. This unusual looking bird is a great conversation piece to have in the yard and is full of personality. They come in a variety of colors that add to the spectacle they create. Dunlap Hatchery is one of the few places that sell the bantam size.

Ameraucana Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
ARB
The Araucana bantam is a clean legged bird with a pea comb. They come in a multiple of colors just like their standard counterpart. They also lay green and blue eggs.

Silver Pencilled Rock Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
SPR
They are derived from the Plymouth rock strain of birds. The Silver Pencilled coloring is the most rare of the Plymouth rock strains.

Bantam Blue Laced Red Wyandotte


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
BLRW
This Wyandotte tends to be docile and friendly with people, making a great pet. Most people enjoy them for their beautiful color patterns.

Assorted Bantams


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.05
Straight Run 25 49 $2.95
Straight Run 50 99 $2.80
Straight Run 100 99999 $2.50
AST B
A combination of any of the 21 breeds of bantams we hatch. Usually 4-5 different breeds depending on quantity ordered.

Bantams Cochins

Cochins have very thick feathering covering clear down to their toes, making them appear larger than they are. They are very friendly, making them excellent pets. They are very good brooders and mothers.

ASSORTED COCHIN


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.05
Straight Run 25 49 $2.95
Straight Run 50 99 $2.80
Straight Run 100 9999 $2.50
AST CO
HATCHERY CHOICE OF COCHINS

Barred Cochin Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
BR CO

Birchen Cochin Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
BI CO

Blue Cochin


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
BL CO

Buff Cochin Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 99999 $3.25
BO CO

Golden Laced Cochin Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
GL CO

Partridge Cochin Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
PT CO

Red Cochin Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
RD CO

White Cochin Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
WT CO

Bantams Silkies

The Silkie is one of our most popular bantams. Their feathers are like silky hair and the have three unusual characteristics. First is their black skin and bones. Second, they will have blue earlobes as they mature. Third, and the least noticeable, they have 5 toes. They make wonderful pets with their calm, gentle temperament. They are also good brooders and mothers.

Black Silkie Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.40
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.25
BK SK

White Silkie Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.40
WT SK

ASSORTED SILKIE


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.40
Straight Run 25 49 $3.25
SILK
ASSORTED SILKIES HATCHERY CHOICE OF COLOR

Bantams Brahmas

Brahmas are a feather legged breed also, but their plumage is a smoother fit to the body than Cochins. They have a pea comb and are a very docile bird.

Buff Brahma Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
BO BR

Dark Brahma Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
DK BR

Light Brahma Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
LT BRB

Bantams Sebrights

Sebrights are unique in many ways. They are considered to be one of the oldest "true" bantams, meaning they do not have an equivalent standard size version of the breed. They are also the only breed that have hen feathering, the hens and roosters look alike. The Sebrights wings hang low, pointing to the ground when they are at a full stance. They have rose combs and gray legs.

Golden Seabright Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
G SEA

Silver Seabright Bantam


Description Minimum Maximum Each
Straight Run 1 24 $3.25
Straight Run 25 9999 $3.10
S SEA