Jersey Giant Cold Hardy?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Tiffcat, Sep 18, 2013.

  1. Tiffcat

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    Are Jersey Giants cold hardy?
     
  2. Wyandottes7

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    Their large size and heavy feathering would make them cold hardy. However, they have single combs, which can be frostbitten in colder weather. Females would be fine during cold winters, but males would likely have some comb damage.
     
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