SCAREY SPURS!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by mahen8622, Feb 18, 2009.

  1. mahen8622

    mahen8622 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok i just got afree bantam roo that has giant razor sharp spurs they were 2 inches + easy i filed them down but then stopped bc didnt know if that was ok. and i wanted to ask BYC peeps what to do, i dont want any bloody cock fights when i put him with the rest of my flock and then i am freaking out bc i have 2 standard roos that are young that only have nubs no points yet but hteyre coming can you cut htem off or what do you do or do you just have to deal with spurs (please say no to that lol)
     
  2. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    I trim my roo's spurs from time to time using a dremel tool, just be careful no to cut too far down the spur, and have bloodstop powder handy just in case.
     

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