The Japanese Bantam, also known in many parts of the world as Chabo, is a breed of chicken originating in Japan. They are a true bantam breed, with large upright tails that often reach over the chicken's head.
- Class: Japan
- Type: Bantam
- Size: Light 1-2kg
- Rarity: Common
- Purpose: Ornamental
- Recognized Varieties: black-tailed-white, white, buff, black-bailed-buff, gray, blue, darred, black breasted red, black as well as Frizzle-feathered and Silkie-feathered
Japanese bantam lay around 75 lovely tiny eggs per year.
- Egg Colour: Cream
- Egg Size: Small
- Comb Type: Single comb
- Feathered Legs: No
- Appearance: Yellow skin and legs
- Hardy in Winter: No
- Especially Docile: Yes
- Setter/Broody: Yes
- Personality: Japanese bantam are easily tamed and make cute pets
Family Friendly Rating: 4/5
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