Spurs

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by chickens123432, Mar 11, 2015.

  1. chickens123432

    chickens123432 In the Brooder

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    my silver lakenvelder hen has huge spurs. None of my other hens have had big spurs only stumps. is it just the breed?
     
  2. azygous

    azygous Free Ranging

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    My 21 month old Welsummer hen Myrtle has spurs three-quarter inch long, and they appear to still be growing. No telling how long they'll get. None of her other four sisters have them. She's an excellent layer, by the way.
     
  3. Skye727

    Skye727 Chirping

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    I had no idea hens could get spurs!
     

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