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Ayam Pelung Chicken Breed Profile

Ayam Pelung Chicken Breed Profile

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Pelung or Ayam Pelung chicken is a breed of chicken native to Cianjur, Indonesia. Roosters are considered "long-song birds", being frequent in the most melodious singing competitions in the Pelung area. An adult rooster can weigh 5 to 6 kg (12-15 lb) and reach up to 50 cm in height. Characteristics These birds are known for their large size and straight posture. A mature rooster will reach 6 kg and a hen 4 kg. Their large size and rapid growth make them good table birds. These robust birds have a clean, shiny coats. With a round or oval head and a large and bright look that seems to have courageous and even violent traits. It has a large, thick crest that rises upward in a bright red color. The Pelung, arose from the crossing between the Ayam Bekisar breed with domesticated game birds. T...