A Chicken’s Vitals, What’s Normal?



• Temperature: 103.6 to 109.9 degrees F
• Heart rate: 220 to 360 beats per minute
• Respiratory rate: 12 to 37 breaths per minute
• Life span: About 10 years

FYI: You could spend all day researching this information and it’s doubtful you’ll find the same answer twice.  The above vitals merely give you an idea of what is considered a normal range.


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One Response to A Chicken’s Vitals, What’s Normal?

  1. bulldog says:

    Thanks for the info…

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