Trimming Silkies for breeding

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by MuranoFarms, Jun 28, 2010.

  1. MuranoFarms

    MuranoFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've seen the boys mount the girls, but suddenly we don't have any more bullseyes. Should I trim their vents? Anybody else do this in Silkies?

    Thanks!
     
  2. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    I don't have to do that, but I know that many folks do. It could be the heat...
     
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