Appenzeller Hens For Sale

The Appenzeller originates from Switzerland in an area called Appenzell. This breed of chicken comes in two varieties both types appear in either a black, golden or silver spangled plumage. These rare poultry breeds were originally used mostly as a show breed, but are no longer eligable as they are soft feathered light breeds, also okay as egg layers.

This breed of poultry are widely kept and used as an ornamental Bird, but they also lay a good quantity of meduim to large white eggs. They like to forage, and will roost in trees if given the opportunity as they are of a flighty nature. They settle well if handled often and regular.

Breed Day old up to 3 weeks 3-9 weeks 9-12 weeks 13 wks onwards
Appenzeller Hens £ 8.00 £15.00 £25.00 £35.00
Cockerals available prices between £5.00 to £10.00

Hens & Cockerel Gallery


We have fertile hatching eggs for sale throughout most off the year. Our breeding stock are free range and are fed on the highest quality food. We hatch here throughout the year so keep a constant check on fertility levels.

Contact Us

Wilsons Rare Breed Poultry
Caps Lane
OX10 9HQ
Tel: 01491 875142
Mob: 07748 447028