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Separating the Roosters From the Hens

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Will separating the roosters from the hens cause them to go after a hen? Just wondering since we have 4 roos and 7 hens that have balding heads and backs.

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I don't understand your question? Who will go after a hen? With 7 hens you only need 1 rooster, really. The roosters are over mating the poor hens, which is why they are bald. Choose one rooster to stay with the hens and remove the others rather.

 

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“Listen to the mustn'ts, child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me... Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.” 

 

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