What Is the Average Life Span of a Chicken?

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A properly kept chicken can live for up to seven years. However, most of the chicken survive for between 3 and 6 years. The largest predator of chicken is man, since they make a large part of the human diet all over the world.
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The average lifespan of a chicken is 8 to 10 years. ChaCha!
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Due to their vulnerability, the average age of a backyard chicken is only about 8 years. The maximum age of a chicken is around 15 years.
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There are a number of factors that determine the lifespan of a chicken. Breed, living conditions and nutrition are big factors. A well cared for, pampered farm pet chicken can live
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Any type of poultry, except broilers, roasters, and heavy turkeys, can live up to 10 + years if taken care of properly. But, the average life span is 4 - 6 years.
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Chickens naturally live for 5 to 7 years, however those raised for food have much shorter life spans.
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