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Alabama
S&G Poultry: Colored feathered, old-style broiler chicks.
 
Alaska
Triple D Farm and Hatchery: An Alaskan based company providing quality poultry products, including turkeys, only to Alaskans.
 
Arkansas
Gabbard Farms: Sells hatching eggs, chickens, turkeys, hatching supplies, and more. Offers a free "Guide to Incubation" ebook.
 
California
Belt Hatchery: Wholesale poultry hatchery that serves the entire U.S.
Metzer Farms: Ducks, geese, guineas, and gamebirds. In business since 1972. Offers 17 breeds of ducks.
 
Colorado
Larry's Poultry: Brush, CO 80723. Phone 970-768-1320. Email poultry@larryspoultry.com. Offers game birds, standard and bantam chickens, ducks, guineas, turkeys, and geese.
 
Connecticut
MyPetChickenSells as few as 3 chicks, rather than the industry standard of 25 minimum.
 
Florida
Double R Supply: A full line of pet and farm supplies, plus a good variety of chicks. 25-bird minimum.
Greenfire Farms:  Heritage livestock, plus rare Pumpkin Hulsey and Black Copper Marans.
 
Georgia
Wadley Quail Farm:A full line of pet and farm supplies, plus a good variety of chicks. In business since 1963. 25-bird minimum.
 
Idaho
Dunlap Hatchery: Caldwell, Idaho. Over 40 varieties of chickens, plus waterfowl, turkeys, guineas, and more. Seasonal hatching.
 
Indiana
Porter's Rare Heritage Turkeys: Freemont, IN. Rare and heritage turkeys.
Shady Lane Poultry Farm: Exhibition quality large fowl, heirloom and rare poultry, and bantams. 
 
Iowa
McMurray Hatchery: Huge selection of chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, and more. Higher prices than some, but excellent service and quality.
Sun Ray Chicks Hatchery: Chicks, turkeys, ducks, geese, guineas, feed, equipment, and suppplies.
Whelphatchery.com: Offers a wide variety of day-old poultry, including chickens, turkeys, pheasants, geese, and ducks.
Hoover's Hatchery: Chickens, pheasants, turkeys, peafowl, guineas, ducks, and geese. Very inexpensive, especially for broilers.
Docorah Hatchery: Chicks, turkeys, guineas, geese, pheasants, quail.
Schlecht Hatchery: Family operation in business for over 50 years. Prices are dirt cheap (like cornish crosses for 80 cents each).
Guinea Farm Hatchery: Guineas, peafowl, swans, llamas, rat terriors.
Sand Hill Preservation: Chickens, geese, ducks, guineas, and turkeys.
 
Kentucky
Lake Cumberland Game Bird Farm: 35 years of experience, producing over 4 million eggs per year. Quail, chukar, pheasant, partridge, pigeons, turkeys, geese, chickens, and egg and chick shipping supplies.
 
Maine
Shady Hollow Gamebirds: Chickens, peafowl, guineas, waterfowl, turkeys, and quail.
CM Game Bird Farm and Hatchery: Hatching eggs, chicks, quail, partridge, pheasant, standard and bantam chickens.
 
Maryland
Whitmore Farm: Day-old chicks and hatching eggs from heritage breeds, plus rabbits, sheep, and goats.
 
Michigan
Townline Poultry Farm: Chicks, ducks, geese, turkeys.
Chick Hatchery: Bantams... Ameraucana, Vorwek, Lakenvelder, and silver spangled Hamburg. Large fowl... Ameraucana, partridge Chantecler, and Dominique.
 
Minnesota
Strombergs: Over 200 varieties of chickens, gamebirds, and waterfowl. Sold as eggs, chicks, or adult stock.  
Oakwood Game Farm: Pheasants and chukars
  
Missouri
Cackle Hatchery: If it can be hatched, they sell it, including Welsummer and Cuckoo Maran.
Country Poultry: Standard breeds. In business 84 years.
Estes Hatchery: Chickens, turkeys, guineas, ducks, geese, and game birds.
Heartland Hatchery: Chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, guineas
Marti Poultry Farm: Chickens, bantams, ducks, guineas.
McCallum's Flock: Hatching eggs only, for Faverolles, sumatra, Denizli (long crowers), silkie showgirls.
 
Nebraska
Central Hatchery: All the standard breeds, plus cheap broilers.
 
New Mexico
Privett Hatchery: Many breeds of chickens, geese, turkeys. The prices you see online include shipping charges.
 
North Carolina
Shook Poultry: Large fowl, bantams, ducks, turkeys, guineas, chukar, and bobwhites.
Sands Poultry: All the usual, plus rabbits and started pullets.
Country Coop Chickens: Light Brahmas, Red Jungle Fowl, Thai gamefowl, Seramas, Welsummers.
 
Ohio
Ridgway Hatchery: Chickens, ducks, geese, guineas, game birds, supplies.
Mt. Healthy HatcheriesProduces over 3 million chicks, duck, turkeys, and gamebirds annually. 
Meyer Hatchery: Affordable poultry since 1985; ships year round.
Eagle Nest Poultry: Chickens, ducks, geese, peafowl, and turkeys. In business for 89 years. 
Healthy Chickens and More: Chickens, ducks, turkeys, gamebirds. (Low 10-chick or 8-duck minimum order)
Hopkins' Alternative Livestock: Peafowl, rhea, geese, crames, swans, ducks, pheasants
Sunnyside Up Microfarm: Chicks and hatching eggs from rare and heritage breed chickens.
 
Oklahoma
B&D Game Farm: Quail, pheasants, chukars, Indian Red Junglefowl, and guineas.
Country Hatchery: Chickens, muscovy ducks, and turkeys. In business for 47 years.
Howell's Exotic Waterfowl: Ducks, geese, swans
Rock-n'-Cedar: Peafowl and chickens.
 
Oregon
Lebanon Hatchery: Geese, swans, pheasant, guineas, duck, quail, turkeys, chickens.
Holderread Waterfowl: Ducks and geese
 
Pennsylvania
Moyer's Chicks: Sells millions of chicks per year. Focuses on broilers, white leghorns, and Rhode Island crosses. 
Hoffman Hatchery: Hatches several thousand chicks per week.
JM Hatchery: Ducks and chicks, including silkies. They specialize in Freedom Ranger broilers.
Reich Poultry Farms: Marietta, PA. Chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, and guinea fowl.
 
South Carolina
Witt Farms: Muscovies (day old to adult), and Pomeranian geese (white, gray, buff, gray saddleback, and buff saddleback)
 
South Dakota
Olesen's Flyway: Hurley, SD. Pheasants, northern bobwhite quail, chukar partridge.
 
Tennessee
Dogwood Acres Waterfowl: Bantam chickens, plus 100+ varieties of waterfowl.
 
Texas
Ideal Poultry: Family owned and operated. The largest supplier of backyard poultry in the U.S., shipping nearly 5 million chicks annually.
X-treme Game Birds: Ducks, geese, quail, guineas, chickens.
Leon Valley Trading Co.: Small family owned Poultry Producer with an emphasis on Rare and Semi-Rare breeds and the perpetuation of True Breeds.
Randal Burkey Company: Chickens, gamebirds, waterfowl, turkeys, guineas, peafowl, pheasants, and supplies
H and H Poultry: Carries less common breeds, including Russian Orloff, Various Marans, Silver Penciled Egyptian Fayomi, Mottled Houdan, Mottled Java, Sultans, Dorking, Blue and Black Andalusian, Splash Andalusian, Welsummer, Salmon Faverolle, and more. 
Chickens for Backyards: Chickens, turkeys, ducks, and geese. You can order as few as three chickens. 
Texas Poultry: Rockport Tx. Blue Andalusian, Golden & Silver Spangled Hamburg, Gold & Silver Lakenverder, Egyptian Fayoumi, Brahma, Cornish, Dominique, Jersey Giants, Rhode Island Reds, Cochin, Pheasant, Quail, Crested breeds, meat birds, bantams, Guineas, Turkeys, Geese, game birds, and ducks.
Diamond H Ranch: Bobwhite quail chicks and flight-ready birds. 
Honey Suckle Farms: Small family-owned farm located in Conroe, tX that specializes in rare, exotic, and heritage breed poultry and ornamental pheasants, including seramas, dorkings, marans, and American onagadori.
Texas Peafowl: Weatherford, TX. Rare colors of peacock, with over 40 patterns. Information, photos. Grown birds for sale.
Hill Country Poultry: Multiple breeds of birds, from chicks to egg-laying age. Located in Burnet. Does not ship.
Nonesuch Farm: A small farm dedicated to preserving rare and noble breeds of livestock and heirloom vegetables. Chicks available at the farm, located near Houston. Hatching eggs available: Golden Cuckoo Marans, Black Copper Marans, Wheaten/Blue Wheaten Ameraucanas, Salmon/Blue Salmon Faverolles.  (New)

Vermont
Peaceable Hill's Pheasant Chicks Farm: Ringneck pheasants
 
Washington State
Northwest Gamebirds: Coturnix quail (eggs, chicks, adults, and flight-conditioned birds).
 
Wisconsin
Sunnyside Hatchery: Very reasonable prices on geese, ducks, chickens, and turkeys. Not a large selection of breeds, but it's hard to beat the prices.
MacFarlane Pheasants: Pheasants only
Purely Poultry: 200+ breeds of chickens, bantams, ducks, geese, turkeys, guineas, peafowl, gamebird pheasants, ornamental pheasants, chukars and quail. Member of the National Poultry Improvement Plan.
Sunnyside: Beaver Dam, WI. Layer and broiler chicks, turkeys, common breeds of ducks and geese, plus hatching eggs for school and research projects.
 
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