Welcome to Valley Hatchery, where the Crele Old English Bantam Chickens strut their stuff with a dash of historical elegance and a splash of modern charm! Recognized by the American Poultry Association’s Standard of Perfection in 1976, these petite poultry pals are a delightful mix of the old and the new.
Dive into the colorful world of the Crele Old English Bantam, a breed that brings the past to your backyard. Descended from the legendary cockfighting birds of ancient Rome, these chickens have traded their gladiatorial past for a life of glamour in modern poultry shows. Yes, these feathered friends are more than just a pretty face – they’re walking, clucking pieces of history!
But it’s not all about their illustrious lineage. The Crele Old English Bantam packs a whole lot of personality into a small package. With a weight of just 22 ounces for hens and 24 ounces for roosters, they’re the perfect fit for your cozy backyard coop. And let’s talk about their feathers – a unique tapestry of either black and white or red and brown barring that makes each one a living work of art.
These bantams aren’t just easy on the eyes; they’re a dream to take care of. They’re so tame, they’ll eat right out of your hand, making them fantastic feathery friends for kids and adults alike. Plus, with their efficient foraging skills, they’re like your personal garden cleanup crew, keeping those pesky insects and weeds at bay.
At Valley Hatchery, we don’t just sell chickens; we offer a piece of poultry perfection. The Crele Old English Bantam, with its spirited nature and stunning plumage, is an ideal choice for those seeking a chicken that’s both a showstopper and a heart-stealer. Whether you’re in the market for a pet, a show bird, or just a delightful addition to your flock, these bantams are sure to bring joy and vibrancy to your life. So why wait? Bring home a piece of feathered history with a modern twist today!