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Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by silverlaced44, Feb 11, 2016.

  1. silverlaced44

    silverlaced44 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi!
    I have two quick questions: Are there any hatcheries that have sexed bantams? Also, is there a good breed of roo, I mean, a kind that isn't regressive?

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  2. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well depends on how far u are wanting ur chicks shipped from as Murray mcmurray sells them cackle and I like the Easter egger rooster mine is the sweetest things and takes very good care of his lady's
     
  3. silverlaced44

    silverlaced44 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay! I I'm also looking for bantam hens, I need to find a place that doesn't just have straight run.
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Runs With Chickens Premium Member

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    My Pet Chicken sells sexed bantams, they are a bit pricey. I have had good luck with my bantam cochins and D'uccle roosters not being aggressive.
     
  5. dekel18042

    dekel18042 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X2 on My Pet Chicken, and I have never had an aggressive Old English Game Bantam Rooster. I call them the cats of the chicken world because they are curious, will even follow us into the house, can be picked up and handled and are a lot of fun. They have something to say about everything. They have a big personality in a small body.
     

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