Different roo different sex chicks?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Roxannemc, Dec 31, 2013.

  1. Roxannemc

    Roxannemc Songster

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    My lavender orp hens have been male heavy on their hatchlings..I have a new roo..although the hen determines sex can a new roo possibly help change the gender of the eggs that hatch?
     

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Unlike mammalian males, he can not.
     

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