how to calm a mean rooster

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dadsgirl, Feb 18, 2009.

  1. dadsgirl

    dadsgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have bantam rooster, everytime you get close to it it trys to jump on you, does anyone have any suggestions as to how to stop this behavior???
     
  2. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    Check out my page on roo behavior, the link is in my sig line.
     
  3. Nugget

    Nugget Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good luck, and let us know how it works out!

    Nothing worked for me. He was rehomed.
     
  4. #1California Chick

    #1California Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 5, 2008
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    Rooster-Red has GREAT advice -- check it out!!
     
  5. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

    yep; as many times as I've recommended rooster-red's page to somebody, I should be getting a commission! [​IMG] He is a wise one, indeed! (and no, not wise-acre, or wise guy, just wise!)
     
  6. NancyDz

    NancyDz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Dutch Flat, CA
    Show it the axe? [​IMG]
     
  7. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    grab it by the hackle and take it for a walk with you for a few minutes.
     

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