integrating 2 month-old roo into flock?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by uncle rico, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. uncle rico

    uncle rico Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a flock of 1 yr-old hens (47 of them) and I've been wanting to add a rooster for a long time now. Just now I found an ad on CL for 2-month old Buff Orpington cockerels. I would like to pick one up but was wondering how difficult it will be to integrate a 2 month old roo into the regular flock. My hens have never seen a roo before so I have no idea how they'll react [​IMG] Is 2 months too young or should I give it a shot?
     
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    Anyone? [​IMG]
     

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