Ameraucana comb?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Dray67, Jan 29, 2011.

  1. Dray67

    Dray67 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    24 weeks and the comb just has not started to turn or grow_ i guess it is the short days? Will the beak stay black?
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  2. Buck Creek Chickens

    Buck Creek Chickens Have Incubator, Will Hatch

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    thats a hen ameraucana comb, and yes the beak should stay black, you might get a little bleaching when she starts to lay
     
  3. Dray67

    Dray67 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would have just thought that by this age it would be larger
     
  4. Buck Creek Chickens

    Buck Creek Chickens Have Incubator, Will Hatch

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    no ameraucana hens combs don't get very big, it will fill out a little more when she starts to lay
     

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