Went to the state fair. What does SQUIRREL TAIL mean?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by burquechick, Sep 28, 2008.

  1. burquechick

    burquechick Songster

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    Yeah, what does that mean?
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

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    It could mean an awful lot of different things.

    Obviously it could be the hairy appendage the protrudes out above the rear end of a squirrel.

    Other than that... I don't even want to hazard a guess.
     
  3. CUDA

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    Squirrel tail is when the tail of the bird stands past vertical. It will actually lean forward a bit over the back of the bird, kind of like a squirrels tail does, thus the name. This is a defect in most breeds except Japanese.
     

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