Breeding

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by seminolewind, Sep 8, 2007.

  1. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress

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    With flocks of chickens, is there alot of inbreeding going on? Karen
     
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD

    It's not inbreeding till you hatch the chicks! Yeah, brothers will mate sisters and so on. If you do want to hatch, best to get a rooster from a separate line and not keep subsequent roosters. You can breed father to daughter though and that is ok.
     

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