Modern Game Bantams?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by GotGame, Apr 2, 2011.

  1. GotGame

    GotGame Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wonderin if some of the folks that show or breed for show birds could answer a question... I have a brown red hen that her tail is always lightly to medium fanned, showing 2-3 feathers, instead of pinched tight...is that a big deal genetically? I notice all the winning hens I see have their tails pinched as tightly as possible...is a fanned tail a problem?
     
  2. GotGame

    GotGame Chillin' With My Peeps

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    seriously, no one ???
     
  3. blackred

    blackred Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes it is a problem and it is genetic if she is doing more often than not. Sometimes they fan their tail when excited but when she is resting or especially in a show coop, her tail should be whipped.

    Bob
     
  4. GotGame

    GotGame Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you sir, yes, that is what i wanted to know, she does it most of the time...
     

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