Can too many roosters decrease fertility?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by LocoPollo, Mar 6, 2009.

  1. LocoPollo

    LocoPollo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am just wondering if having too many roosters can adversely affect fertility. Perhaps they fight each other too much? I was just wondering what peoples experience with that was. Thanks!
     
  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I think it can. They spend too much time fighting and knocking each other off the hens.
     
  3. LocoPollo

    LocoPollo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Yea that is what I fear. I have seen them do that and wonder if fertility is going to be compromised.
     

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