Black Pekin Bantams
Black Pekin Bantams Rare Breed hens are thought to have come across from China in the 1800 century.
Their characteristics are of a docile nature, with regular handling they become tame and are happy to be petted making ideal pets for beginners and families with children.
Only when the cockerels protect their territory and mates in sexual materuity, will they sometimes become aggresive. But on the whole they are known to have a gentle nature helping raise the young.
The hens make good sitters and are attentive.