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Confused young Roo, it's funny really

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by coachhaze60, Jan 21, 2009.

  1. coachhaze60

    coachhaze60 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a young aracauna roo that I raised from a day old chick. He has started to crow and is becoming VERY interested in the ladies in the back yard. I also have several ducks and he has become enamored with with my muscovey hens to the point of mating with them. I may have the 1st "chuck" or "dicken" soon if he doesn't get things squared away soon (lol). Has anybody else seen this type of behavior before??

    coachhaze60 in NC [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jan 21, 2009
  2. It is what roos do ya know. Turkey males are even worse. They will mate with a tree trunk I think.
     
  3. birdlover

    birdlover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Well, my drake kept trying to mate my chicken hens! He was a real PITA!
     
  4. Shared Acres

    Shared Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    LOL.
     
  5. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Chillin' With My Peeps

    That's too funny! Silly boy!!!
     
  6. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are most males of any type like this? ha ha I know Human males are!
     

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