Spurs?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by UBkevy, May 13, 2009.

  1. UBkevy

    UBkevy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    do hens get them as well? 1 or 2 of my largest sex links/ golden comets are getting spurs. they seemed dark enough in the pullet bin but i am starting to wonder
     
  2. sparkles2307

    sparkles2307 Terd of Hurtles

    I dunno, but hen turkeys can grow beards....
     
  3. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    They do but they do not get any bigger than a bump.....
     
  4. Lollipop

    Lollipop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yess, they sometimes grow spurs. I have had hens with spurs as long as one inch and very sharp. Don`t worry about them unless you have them on a broody, which is unlikely with your breeds.......Pop
     

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