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Re: Cockerels - not fair!
« Reply #15 on: May 17, 2014, 08:25:30 am »
I *think* we've got lucky - hatch of 5 and only one is displaying any signs of being a cockerel  :fc:   'his' comb is larger and redder than the others, 'he' attacks my hand when I pick him up and he struts (which for a small pekin bantam with funny feathered feet is obviously pretty cute & its hard to not giggle at 'him')
Can we eat bantams? is it worth the effort or are they too tiny?
Smallholding in Worcestershire, making goats milk soap for www.itsbaaathtime.com and mum to 4 girls,  goats, sheep, chickens, dog, cat and garden snails...

 

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