Housing Roos together...

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by wjallen05, Jan 9, 2009.

  1. wjallen05

    wjallen05 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2008
    North Georgia
    If I were to keep several roos in a pin together, with no females, would they get along okay?

    I will have a Cuckoo Maran, Rhode Island Red, White Leghorn, and either Buff Orpington and/or Black Australorp... what do you guys think?

    I'm thinking if that works out, it'd be better than building a MILLION different pins for all the different breeds... I can just keep the girls together, the boys together, then put them in groups when I want fertilized eggs.
    Last edited: Jan 9, 2009
  2. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

    Apr 16, 2007
    Evening Shade, AR
    As long as the boys were raised together and can't see the girls, they "should" get along just fine (from my own experiences).

    Hope this helps!

  3. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
    I have a Rooster cave ( pen ) for just the boy's to hang out in, once they determine the pecking order ( a few days ) everything was cool. I keep all my extra Roo's and cull roo's in there together 6 now, no problem. Easy peezy cheezy.


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