marans

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by gapeachy, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. gapeachy

    gapeachy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    is cleaned legged shanks a flaw in the marans breed, also I have bev davis and wade jeane line
     
  2. snowbird

    snowbird Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Just raise what you like like most everyone else. Don
     
  3. Debbi

    Debbi Overrun With Chickens

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    gapeachy

    If you are intending to show, yes. If you just want a backyard flock for dark eggs, it doesn't matter. Marans shanks should be lightly feathered on the outside, and on the outside toes.
     
  4. gapeachy

    gapeachy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    but why are some not feathered...it is because somebody mixed bred?
     

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