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Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by fowlsessed, Nov 24, 2011.

  1. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are there any gamefowl, oriental or not, that can be freeranged in a flock. Roosters and hens. Without fighting constantly or to the death? I really like the asil, shamo, thai type chickens(the stance, body build and personality)but I don't think they do good in this kind of situation. Any that might do well? Other than the cubalaya and kraienkoppe. Thanks for your answers.
     
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  2. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nothing?
     
  3. VI KING RANCH

    VI KING RANCH Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I free ranhe my moderns during the summer, jst no more than one cock at a time [​IMG]
     
  4. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yea, that is what I mean. I am going to have them all freerangeing together. All my cocks, all my hens. And they are all going to sleep in the same coop at night. Thanks for your response.
     
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  5. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Will modern cocks fight to the death? And are they really fragile? that's what I've read.
    Quote:I free ranhe my moderns during the summer, jst no more than one cock at a time [​IMG]
     
  6. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    And they don't do good in cold, right./
    Quote:I free ranhe my moderns during the summer, jst no more than one cock at a time [​IMG]
     
  7. VI KING RANCH

    VI KING RANCH Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya horrible in cold and they will fight and they are very fragile...
     
  8. TedJan92_in_Idaho

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    If they are true game fowl there can be only one. They will fight and kill till there is only one or possible none. I raised them for thirty some years and I found people that enjoyed them so put them on country walks. A cock and a few hens. That way more could be free ranged.
     
  9. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What do you mean by country walks?
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  10. TedJan92_in_Idaho

    TedJan92_in_Idaho Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it is just another farm of neighbor that will let you keep a few at their place. We referred to them as "walks". I used to raise a couple hundred stags and cocks a year and had plenty of people that would let me drop them off and then pick them up in the fall. There were a lot healthier than the ones raised in pens or on tie cords.
     

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