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Almost 10 months, no spurs ?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by abenardini, Nov 24, 2015.

  1. abenardini

    abenardini Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 2, 2015
    Hey Guys,

    Did I luck out with my oldest rooster, Roopert the Ameraucana? He barely has any spur nubs at all...no indication of growing spurs other than two teeny little buds.

    Can a rooster not ever get spurs?
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    Your rooster is still young, give him time, some have larger spurs and some have smaller ones, my bantam roosters barely have any, and my Orpingtons need trimming twice a year.

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