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dragonboy69
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As title states. Males bristles develop at what age and size approx. I have 4 juveniles at approx 4cm tip to tail so I'm wondering at roughly what age or size. TYIA Cheers Hus.
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PostSubject: Re: Males bristles develop at what age and size approx.   Males bristles develop at what age and size approx. EmptySat Jun 02, 2012 12:13 pm

It can vary between individual males, at 4-5cms you may start noticing 2 small bristles on the centre of the top lip.

I'm assuming they are commons as there are some, L181's for example, where females have small bristles on the lips.
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dragonboy69
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Good Job Yes they are common's. So approx how old would they be then when they start to develop thee Bristles.
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For me it is 5-6 months.
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PostSubject: Re: Males bristles develop at what age and size approx.   Males bristles develop at what age and size approx. EmptySat Jun 09, 2012 10:10 am

jim.and wrote:
It can vary between individual males, at 4-5cms you may start noticing 2 small bristles on the centre of the top lip.
well today I noticed one of my Albino BN had 2 small bristles developing from both right & left top side of his mouth.
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