Can u free range non game chickens with game chickens?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Chickadee-23, Nov 17, 2013.

  1. Chickadee-23

    Chickadee-23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 2 free range game mix roosters and i have 3 RIR & red sex link mixed pullets & 3 buff orps pullets when can i open door to let them out with roosters there about 3 months, they pretty big tho especialy buff orps!!:) thanks
     
  2. centrarchid

    centrarchid Chicken Obsessed

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    Yes, I do brooding game hens and juveniles all the time. It is the roosters that cause the problems where you can have only one game rooster and to be consistently safe no other roosters. Crosses generally are no where nearly as problematic as pure games on rooster side.
     
  3. Chickadee-23

    Chickadee-23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok thanks there not full blooded game they mix with some type of large breed, there bigger than a normal size game, and they get along fine like they brothers even with hens present, i will watch them tho :)
     

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