I need some advice

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Loveshisbirds, Apr 10, 2007.

  1. Loveshisbirds

    Loveshisbirds Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey all i need some Advice right now i have 2 coops and all of my chickens are in one its big enough for them all but i have many big hens and 4 bantams should i take the bantams and put them in a coop by themselves? im just curious because one of my Delawares doesn't seem to like one of my Rose comb bantams very much and i didn't know if maybe it would increase egg laying for the little ones if they had there own space and also i have 2 bantam roosters and i was wondering if it would be okay to keep one of them in with my big girls any advice would be great thanks!
     
    Last edited: Apr 10, 2007
  2. BeckyLa

    BeckyLa Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    N. Louisiana
    Since you have the luxury of having a second coop, I would put all the banty hens and your favorite banty roo in there. Although many folks just keep them all together, I've done better by seperating my bantys from the big birds.
     
  3. Freebie

    Freebie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2007
    Bloomingdale, MI
    I keep mine all together with no problems so far. If I did have a problem, I would separate the bantys and maybe even get them a boyfriend. [​IMG]
     

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