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what age will the roo start to get spurs?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Wendy'sChicksRock, Sep 26, 2010.

  1. Wendy'sChicksRock

    Wendy'sChicksRock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 2 br roo's about 16 weeks and no sigh of them yet?
     
  2. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    A cockerel will not get any sort of "spur" until it is a year old, and even that is sort of a little nub. By 6 months old there should be a decent sized bump, and from there on it should grow. It isn't until about 2 years of age that they will have a seriously scary looking pair of spikes.
     
  3. Wendy'sChicksRock

    Wendy'sChicksRock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ahhh good to know.. Thank you [​IMG]
     

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