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Single Comb In Winter?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by ziL, Oct 21, 2011.

  1. ziL

    ziL Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Some of my cockerals ended up with single combs, and the winters in Central NY have me concerned. Anything I should do for them?
     
  2. StarLover21

    StarLover21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cover them with vaceline (petroleum jelly) if it gets too cold to prevent frostbite.
     
  3. ziL

    ziL Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks.
     

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