pale comb, what does this mean?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by RoseZubal, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. RoseZubal

    RoseZubal Chirping

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    I have read that pale combs can mean a disease, how do you know for sure?
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    liz9910 Crowing

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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    [​IMG]Have their combs been pale from the start or just going pale recently. How old are the birds? Young pullets have a pale comb until they are approaching point of lay, then their combs and faces redden. Young cockerels usually display a red comb early.
     
  5. RoseZubal

    RoseZubal Chirping

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    they are four months old and they have always been pale from the start, one hens just looks paler and different.
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Welcome to BYC. What breed/breeds do you have?
     

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