White Sultan Chicken Breed Information and Chicken
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
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.
Poultry Show Class: All Other Standard Breeds - Miscellaneous Class
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.