Question about single combs.

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Poultrybonkers, Nov 22, 2012.

  1. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How come on hens the comb flops over but on the roos its upright?
     
  2. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    It's different for every hen.

    Some roos can have them flop over as well.

    Technically in show birds, the hens need to have upright combs as well.
     
  3. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What makes them flop?
     
  4. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    Genetics :confused:
     
  5. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    It varies with every bird!
     

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