How many roos???

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by steffpeck, Jun 15, 2007.

  1. steffpeck

    steffpeck Songster

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    We have 15 chicks that are almost 8 weeks old. We have ended up with 2 roos and 13 pullets. One roo is a Dominique and the other turned out to be Barred Rock (was supposed to be Dominique). We have 3 Golden Sex-Links, 4 Buff Orpingtons, and 6 Dominique pullets. I do want to add more, just haven't decided exactly what though. (I wish I could have 1 of everything [​IMG]) How many hens would I need to keep the guys happy?? I would really like to keep them both. Thanks for helping.
  2. kstaven

    kstaven Crowing

    Jan 26, 2007
    BC, Washington Border
    You have more than enough hens for two roosters.

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