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How well do these get along together and with their humans?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by abcn123s, Feb 18, 2017.

  1. abcn123s

    abcn123s Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am looking at a flock of EE, Ameraucana, Speckled Sussex, Favorolles, Austrolorps, Orpingtons. Generally speaking what will "play nice" with us and those hens: Wyandottes, Welsummers, and Barred Rocks? I have heard and read those 3 breeds can be overly bossy and/or aggressive. I know this is hugely subjective, but can I have some weighing in on opinions from those who have kept these ladies together? Thanks a bunch everyone!!
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    I have, at one time or another, kept flocks with all of those minus the favorolles and true ameraucana and have never had any issues.
     
  3. abcn123s

    abcn123s Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you, thank you, thank you for your input :)
     
  4. EasterEggDrew

    EasterEggDrew Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have an EE and barred rock in my flock now. No issues. Our EE is our best layer, so far. One egg daily, even in February!
     
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