Banding Chickens

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by feldon, Jun 23, 2008.

  1. feldon

    feldon Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a flock of 30 . They break down into 4 different age catagories. We want to band them so we can identify the age group. Can anyone fill me in on how to band? Also do have to order bands on line, or are they carried at a feed store.
    Felicity
     
  2. Kanchii

    Kanchii Chillin' With My Peeps

    You could get a bunch of colored spiral leg bands, they come in a bunch of colors, and you could just use a different color for each age group.
     
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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