spur selection

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by pokey, Jan 22, 2011.

  1. pokey

    pokey Warrior Princess

    Jun 1, 2008
    upstate
    Has anyone bred for small spurs or lack of? If you have please share your experience and post any pics if you can.
     
  2. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Well, no, but I know Oriental Gamefowl take quite a long time to get some actual pointed or large spurs. . . By a year old they're still large stubs, and beyond that they finally get longer, but are still rounded at the tip.
     
  3. pokey

    pokey Warrior Princess

    Jun 1, 2008
    upstate
    Everyone always hates getting spured,I wonder if its possible.you might could breed for just smaller if affected breeding ability.
     
  4. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    I personally do not see the purpose in keeping a male around that is an attacker. I get rid of him and ensure that I won't be attacked a second time.
     
  5. pokey

    pokey Warrior Princess

    Jun 1, 2008
    upstate
    Well guess no one has ever done it. Too bad.
     

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