How to make a rooster nice.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Sebrite_97, Sep 12, 2009.

  1. Sebrite_97

    Sebrite_97 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello. im goin to tell u how to make a mean rooster nice! this may be some reeleef to some of u folks out there!

    step 1: calculate how many hens are in the same pen with the rooster.

    step 2: Seperate some of the hens from the rooster and keep them in another pen. !!notice!! ROOSTERS R MOR MEAN WITH MORE HENS HE HAS TO GAURD!! its a protection thing

    step 3: some of u may not like it but handel the rooster every day, twice a day, for about 5 - 10 minutes.

    step 4: if u are in there coop and he starts crowing or he looks like he is sizing u up for a fight, immediatly scoop him up. when ur handeling the rooster at any time, use a comforting voice. dont yell at him or anything or that cood make him meaner.

    step 5: sit back and watch ur NICE rooster get kicked back....[​IMG]
     
  2. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    I did not know that more hens were worse, I would have thought it would be better since he would be busier.

    Interesting info. Thanks!
     
  3. cassie

    cassie Overrun With Chickens

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    If all else fails you can always treat him to a nice hot bath with garlic, onions, and a bay leaf added....
     
  4. lilmouthy

    lilmouthy Out Of The Brooder

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    LMBO!! Cassie,that was just too funny!
     
  5. poultryhaven

    poultryhaven Addicted to Seramas!

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    Well i have a roo that has just one hen and he's mean. I used to have an EE roo and he only had 22 hens and he was even worse

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    Last edited: Sep 13, 2009

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