What comb style should Sebrights have????

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by olp_63, Jul 11, 2008.

  1. olp_63

    olp_63 Chillin' With My Peeps

    My 3 week old Sebright roo's comb really started to stand out the other day. It is now pink-ish red and much more prominent. But unlike my Japanese and Mille Fleur roos, my Sebright does not have "points" or whatever you call them. His comb is just a smooth with some rigidness. It almost looks like a pea comb in the making, but I just don't know....
    What kind of comb should he have?
    Thank you to anyone who helps!
     
  2. Nupine

    Nupine Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 21, 2007
    Ohio
    Yippee! I can actually answer a sebright question. According to the standard, they shouls have a large rose comb. It is a sort of large oval shaped comb with a spike facindg the back. The color is purpleish red. Hope this helps a little.
    Ashlyn
     
  3. olp_63

    olp_63 Chillin' With My Peeps

    thanx so much! i just looked up some sebright roo pics and you're right! [​IMG]
     
  4. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

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    Quote:I always call the "points" on the single comb the "tines." I am pretty sure that my term isn't anything scientific. Hee hee.
     

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