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The Internet is losing it over video of this giant chicken

21 March 2017

These big birds were developed in the USA from large fowls that were imported from China back in the 1840s.

"Am I the only person wondering why this chicken is so d-- big [?]" asked LifesBook_CEO in the caption. It is an actual chicken.

"So you're going to tell me that's not a grown a- man in a costume!???" wrote one incredulous user, reports The Sun.

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As it turns out, the chicken is real.

According to Wikipedia: "The Brahma is a large breed of chicken developed in the United States from very large birds imported from the Chinese port of Shanghai".

Although many viewers are familiar only with smaller breeds of chickens (the average broiler chicken weighs about six pounds), some breeds such as the Brahma can grow to weigh close to 20 pounds.

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Sejfijaj followed his first hit with another Brahma video on Facebook showing a different but equally hulking bird pecking around for a snack.

It's not clear how big or tall the chicken in the video is.

Despite the scientific explanation behind the huge bird, Twitter is still having a hard time processing Merakli's existence.

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The Internet is losing it over video of this giant chicken