Can a Ruffed Grouse and a Chicken breed??

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by BackyardFarmer4, Jan 11, 2014.

  1. BackyardFarmer4

    BackyardFarmer4 Out Of The Brooder

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    Im curious if a ruffed grouse and a chicken can breed because I have a lot of grouse around my house and they hang around my chickens. Is it possible??
     
  2. ChicknsRock

    ChicknsRock Overrun With Chickens

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  3. JDchicks

    JDchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC!

    I could not say. I have heard of quail/chicken.

    But again, glad you have joined us.
     
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  4. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I don't know the answer to that, but glad you joined us!
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  6. petrel

    petrel Chats with Chickens

    Welcome
     
  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    No, it is unlikely that the species will cross.

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy BYC!
     
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    I have no clue, but try asking in the Managing Your Flock section of the forum! Good Luck!
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! No idea, X3 you might try asking on some of the game bird threads if they can be a problem with your chickens.
     
  10. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

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    Well let us know the answer [​IMG]
     

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