Good Rooster Breed

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickenman111, Jan 9, 2014.

  1. chickenman111

    chickenman111 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Recently I lost 11 chickens to a family of weasels, one of them was my Dominant Rooster. I need a new rooster to protect my flock, what are some good breeds for protecting the flock. Any help will be appreciated
  2. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 16, 2010
    NEK, VT
    Weasels are a night predator and can weasel into very small openings. Check your coop over for small openings to protect the flock. No rooster will protect from weasels or anything when roosting at night. Almost any rooster will protect and alarm the flock in daytime.

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