can cockerels make good pets

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by emmarouth17, May 7, 2016.

  1. emmarouth17

    emmarouth17 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have just hatched 6 chicks I think some may be cockerels I keep all of my chickens to be pets I was wondering if anybody had any advise about weather cockrales make good pets thanks c
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Cockerels can be good pets, but many are not. Frequently 'pet' cockerels become human aggressive because they regard their keepers as equals. Also too many cockerels/roosters in the flock is a prescription for disaster.
     
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    BantyChooks Sing Brightly Premium Member Project Manager

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