Columbian Blacktail (British Black Tail/Red Ranger) £16

Background: Columbian Blackails are hybrids with a Rhode Island Red father and a hybrid mother of two strains of Light Sussex. They are medium sized hardy birds coping well with the heat of the summer and the mud and rain of winter.



Personality: They are friendly, easy to manage and suit a small garden group or a larger free ranging flock.

 

Appearance: Columbian Blacktails are similar to Goldlines, chestnut coloured with black tips to their tails and black flashes in their wings. Some also have a black necklace and a pretty lacing on their breast feathers.



Eggs: The Columbian Blacktail is a prolific egg layer, rewarding her keeper with 320 to 340 beautiful brown eggs in her first year of lay.

Back to Blue Haze or forward to Goldline

Call Sarah or Anthony on 01363 82795 or 07765 890998 (call between 8am & 9pm)

 

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