Killer rooster

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by poppa rob, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. poppa rob

    poppa rob New Egg

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    I have a pretty large Rhode Island Red rooster. And he has already killed two of my hens. What would make him do this?I have 8 hens and one rooster they are all together in a coup and have a large fenced-in area I also let them out 5 days a week to free range.
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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  3. grandbayou

    grandbayou Out Of The Brooder

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    put him in the pot and get a new rooster
     
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  4. Tika75

    Tika75 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had to laugh. That is exactly what my ex-mother in law would have said. LOL
     
  5. N F C

    N F C More coffee please! Premium Member Project Manager

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    If your rooster is killing your hens, it's time to get rid of him. If you need fertile eggs, there are nice roosters out there that know how to treat their ladies.

    Good luck!
     
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    There is never a good reason to keep a bad roo. time for him to go swimming with noodles in the soup pot.
     
  7. TimCline

    TimCline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wrong his neck. Go to the stockyard or craigslist and get a good roo for 10$ or less
     
  8. poppa rob

    poppa rob New Egg

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    Thanks for the advice i guess its time for some soup and crackers
     

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