hen rejecting roosters sperm!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Blueicebird, Sep 13, 2011.

  1. Blueicebird

    Blueicebird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I read about this somewhere (here I think) about how a hen can reject the sperm of an undesirable roosters attempt, and I witnessed it first hand tonight! Puck mounted his sister, zirzi and when he was done, she pooped it back out. Guess even chickens know its wrong to in breed.
     
  2. nickie

    nickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. heatherkh

    heatherkh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is as hysterical as it is gross! (And I read a similar study somewhere, but have not seen it in practice).
     
  4. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Chillin' With My Peeps

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