I dentifying breeding birds

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by enola, Feb 10, 2009.

  1. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    How do you breeders tell which chicken is which in your flocks? How do you mark them so you can tell them apart ?
     
  2. Master S.M.C

    Master S.M.C Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mark them will like leg bands or any other form of identification method
     
  3. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    Where do I get leg bands ?? There has to be a supply place for serious breeders.
     
  4. moduckman

    moduckman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Google poultry supplies or even leg bands and many will pop up. Ebay and eggbid also has them.
     
  5. thedreamers

    thedreamers Out Of The Brooder

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    We toe mark ours at birth. Each set has different marks.
     
  6. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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  7. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how do u toe mark?
     

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