spurs on chicken

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by pitzerlady, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. pitzerlady

    pitzerlady New Egg

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    I have old english game hens, never had before, all have spurs, but some laying, some spurs sharp and some smaller and rounded. I feel stupid thought spurs met roos HELP I need educated. LOl
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Ok, I hope someone answers this because I too thought only roos had spurs....
     
  3. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    Nope, some pullets/hens have spurs, too. I don't believe it's breed specific, though.
     
  4. dlhunicorn

    dlhunicorn Human Encyclopedia

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  5. GaDawg

    GaDawg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I wished I had read this before I got a rooster. I love to here him crow but I really don't want to have to deal with the spurs.
     

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