Pekin bantam

The Pekin Bantam has short legs and are fully feathered from head to toe. Arguably the most popular breed in Australia where there are breeders of 15 different varieties. This breed is not a great layer , averages 120 to 140 per year and thus,  are mainly utilised for poultry shows and exhibitions.

Pekin Bantam, Black Female

Classification

True Bantam

Appearance

Pekin Bantam, Clipped Buff Male

12 different colours from black, blue mottled, buff to white.

Weight

Cock 680 g
Hen 570 g

Egg Colour

White or cream