Fun Facts About Chickens

Fun Facts About Chickens

Aryanna S, Author

Do you know how much fun facts there are about chickens?They are the largest bird species in the world. Chicken can remember more than 100 faces of animals and people. A hen can lay more than 330 eggs a year. A male chicken is called a rooster, while a female chicken is called a hen. Chickens are intelligent – believe it or not. They can show self awareness and they also know how to count. There are about 25 billion chickens in the world right now.Chicken can run 9 mph per hour. An average person can run 10 mph, an athlete can run 12-16 mph, and Olympic runner 20 mph. How can you tell the chickens gender?Roosters have a stripe across the eye roosters also has a pointed neck,back,and tail. Hens have a gold tops and black tail hens also have a line across their eye but its less seen.