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Silver and gold Laced Wyandotte roosters

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Shilo7, Mar 28, 2016.

  1. Shilo7

    Shilo7 Chirping

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    I have a silver lace and 2 golden lace Wyandotte roosters. I want to sell them when they are 6 – 8 weeks old. How much should I ask for them? 2 have red Wattles and one has pink wattles. one has a red comb one has a pink comb. I want to wait until all combs turn red so I will be sure they are roosters. They are 4 weeks old now.
     

  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    It's hard to sell cockerels for much of anything unless they are from breeder or show stock. $5-$10 each, at the most.

    Wyandottes tend to show large combs and wattles at a young age - the growth and redness I would consider highly suspicious on most breeds is pretty normal for Wyandottes. I would suggest waiting until they begin to develop saddle feathers before selling them. Wyandottes tend to feather out young, usually at 8-10 weeks.
     
  3. Shilo7

    Shilo7 Chirping

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    Thank you :)
     

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