Do Hens Know?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by farmerChef, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. farmerChef

    farmerChef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do hens know when they're low on sperm? I've seen one of my (top) hens walk in front of her roo and squat down in front of him twice last month. I've always seen the roo go to the hen, not the other way around.
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Maybe she's just a hussy. [​IMG]
     
  3. stanglover2001

    stanglover2001 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. farmerChef

    farmerChef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maybe shes thinking, well time to 'fill up'. You know, like when your low on gas?[​IMG]
     
  5. Martin Grove Farm

    Martin Grove Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Pure raw animal instincts [​IMG]
     
  6. axion_lotus

    axion_lotus Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. kla37

    kla37 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She wants some babies!
     
  8. Sandbellie

    Sandbellie Chillin' With My Peeps

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  9. jasonm11

    jasonm11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    umm err fill er up? [​IMG]
     
  10. elizabethbinary

    elizabethbinary Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ...low on sperm...? Do chickens work in a way I was unaware of?
     

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