Leg Rings and Bandettes

Leg rings and bandettes are identified by a size. The number represents the internal diameter of the ring in 16ths of an inch, so a size 9 ring is 9/16ths of an inch, or 14mm, internal diameter.
The following chart includes sizes and suggested bird types that match each size ring.
No Inches mm Suggested bird types
4 1 / 4 6.2 Baby chicks, small pigeons
5 5 / 16 7.8 Medium Pigeons
6 3 / 8 9.3 Large Pigeons, Homing Pigeons, Month old chicks
7 7 / 16 10.9 Large Pigeons, Runts, Half grown chickens, Bantams
8 1 / 2 12.7 Large Pigeons, Half grown chickens, Bantams
9 9 / 16 14.0 Light hens (including Isa Brown hens)
10 5 / 8 15.9 Light hens (including Isa Brown hens)
11 11 / 16 17.2 Laying hens (including Hi-Line hens)
12 3 / 4 18.7 Heavy hens
14 7 / 8 21.8 Turkey hens
16 1 25.0 Turkey toms, Geese

We have started putting the leg rings in as products, but we have not done all sizes yet. If there is a size you want not listed we will have it in stock. Please give us a call or drop us an email

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