Cockeral talking To me as if i'm a hen

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by TheTwoRoos, Jul 3, 2016.

  1. TheTwoRoos

    TheTwoRoos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have had hens call me over to food,peep at me,but never a rooster.

    Every time I say here chick chick chick he begins tidbitting for me.Will he start doing other roosterly things towards should I eat him?
     
  2. Folly's place

    Folly's place Chicken Obsessed

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    Make sure that he always moves out of your way; make a point of walking 'through' him, never around. Walk through him when he tries the 'tidbitting' thing for you. How old is he? See how things develop over the next few months, and next spring, if he's good this year. Mary
     
  3. chickens really

    chickens really Overrun With Chickens

    Yes, He is Dominating you.
    Send him off and away from you every single time he comes into your space...That should be a 6 foot length between you and the Rooster. He does not want to be your friend.
     
  4. TheTwoRoos

    TheTwoRoos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He is not an aggressive little guy.He doesn't really tidbit for me,he just talks to me,which I have had hens do.Yes he will move out my way.
     
  5. carlf

    carlf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    As long as he's not aggressive, don't worry about it.
    If he gets aggressive and gets to where he wont back down from you (or any other human), then put him in the soup pot.
    Until then, enjoy the show.
     

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