wheaten marans rooster question

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by berkeleysprings, Sep 7, 2009.

  1. berkeleysprings

    berkeleysprings Chillin' With My Peeps

    will the comb on this 4 1/2 month roo stiffen up as he matures?


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  2. amazondoc

    amazondoc Cracked Egghead

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    Unfortunately, I doubt it.

    I've got a Wellie cockerel with the same problem. His started flopping at a pretty early age, and it still flops now many months later. IMHO we're both stuck with it! (And no, I won't be using that guy for breeding!)
     
  3. berkeleysprings

    berkeleysprings Chillin' With My Peeps

    thats a shame . he came from a good breeder in florida
     
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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  5. amazondoc

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    It happens. My floppy Wellie cockerel is from a good breeder too. [​IMG]
     
  6. berkeleysprings

    berkeleysprings Chillin' With My Peeps

    hey amazondoc , i found a good home for the blue copper marans roo we talked about
     
  7. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have a BR cockerel w/ the same floppy comb problem prob just use him for my EE's
     
  8. amazondoc

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    Quote:Great, I'm glad to hear it! [​IMG]
     

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