Can a Large Rooster be Housed with Bantams?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Peep-Chicken, Sep 7, 2014.

  1. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Crowing

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    I really would like to get this speckled Sussex rooster. But I have a jap bantam, a polish bantam, a Cochin bantam a EE bantam and the other 8 are all standard size. My question is, is when the rooster does his duties would he crush my smaller birds?

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  2. welasharon

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    Yes he can hurt them. It's better to keep relatively like sizes together.
     
  3. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Crowing

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    Hmm okay thanks
     

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