Cackle Hatchery

"Hatching and Shipping Since 1936"
Family Owned for Three Generations

PO Box 529,  Lebanon, MO  65536
417-532-4581 - 417-588-1918 (fax)   .

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White Sultan

White Sultan Standard Chicken Rooster and Hen

White Sultan Standard Chicken Rooster and Hen

Day old White Sultan Standard chicks

Day old White Sultan Standard chicks

White Sultan Chicken Hen

White Sultan Chicken Hen

White Sultan Chicken Rooster

White Sultan Chicken Rooster

White Sultan Chicken Hen

White Sultan Chicken Hen

White Sultan Chicken Breed


White Sultan Chicken Breed Information and Chicken Facts
*Heritage Breed

White Sultan Chicken Breed Information

Cackle Hatchery has the White variety of the Sultan breed. The breed is noted for its beautiful plumage and are quite docile and friendly.  They do well in confinement but are often bullied by other breeds if kept in flocks with other breeds.

White Sultans got their name because they were once favored by the rulers of Turkey. Originated in Southeastern Europe, but bred in Turkey and came to England by way of Istanbul in 1854.  Distinct features are head crested feathers, feathered muff, feathered beard, feathered shanks and a fifth toe.  Admitted to the American Standard of Perfection in 1874.

Chicken Facts:

  • Poultry Show Class: All Other Standard Breeds - Miscellaneous Class

  • Weights -  Hen -------4  lbs               Rooster----5 lb
                    Pullet-------3 1/2  lbs       Cockerel---5 lbs                   

  • Purpose -  Exhibition

  • Egg Shell Color - Small White

  • Egg Production - Fair

  • Country of Origin -Turkey

  • APA: Yes, Recognized by American Standard of Perfection

  • ALBC: Critical status, Considered a sustainable heritage chicken breed.


Cackle Hatchery has these chickens for sale. If you would like just a few chicks for sale then check out our Small Poultry Order or City/Town Chicken Specials and also our Backyard Chicken Houses.

Straight Run Only

Minimum of 5 birds of each breed variety/color Straight Run chicks are shipped at 1 day of age, the chicks arrive at your post office at 2-3 days of age. You MUST have a minimum total order of 15 chicks. 




Breed Group Qty Per Chick Price
To Purchase
White Sultan Straight Run 5 3.15 15.75
White Sultan Straight Run 10 3.10 31.00
White Sultan Straight Run 15 2.95 44.25
White Sultan Straight Run 25 2.65 66.25

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