Friendliest Bantam Breed for Roosters?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kipper, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. kipper

    kipper Songster

    What do you feel are the friendliest bantam roosters? We have some little ladies looking for love and want to pick a nice fellow for them.
     
  2. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Songster

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    Ameraucana roosters are probably the sweetest little guys there are besides Silkies. They are so sweet and they let my little sister man handle them on a daily basis which the look on their face makes it look like she takes their manhood away lol
     
  3. tinychicky

    tinychicky Songster

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    i've had great luck with silkie and cochin roos, they're such sweet boys! the silkies especially always take good care of the girls and are awsome with humans too [​IMG] i've also heard good things about modern game and serama roosters [​IMG]
     
  4. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Songster

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    Quote:My sister had a Serama rooster who died of age related things a year ago and he would ride on her shoulder like a parrot it was so cute! I've had bad luck with cochins though.
     
  5. paramedic07

    paramedic07 Chirping

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    I recommend japanese, EE, or ameraucana roosters in the bantam size.
     
  6. kipper

    kipper Songster

    Good ideas, thank you.

    Silkie roos are out, we currently have one that is the devil.

    Any thoughts on Mille Fluer d'Uccle roos? Our girls are extra sweet.
     
  7. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Songster

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    Quote:We had a Mottled d'Uccle who was pretty standoff ish and he bit everyone!
     
  8. orientphoenix

    orientphoenix Songster

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    well my duccle roosters were really nice and did not crow as much
     
  9. smoothmule

    smoothmule Crowing

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    My Serama roosters are awesome, they don't peck or bite and hop up on my hand to be held. They show off for the hens and fuss over them and I've never had any of my hens backs beat up from them.
     
  10. AHappychick

    AHappychick Wanna-be Farmer

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    Ha it is rare to hear of a nasty silkie roo, if you ever want a friendly one let me know [​IMG]
     

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