1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

Managing Roosterse

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Bullet, Jan 18, 2009.

  1. Bullet

    Bullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    286
    0
    129
    Jan 14, 2009
    Mt. Pleasant
    I have an aracauna rooster who isn't good for breeding he broke his middle toe, and he has a hard time with balance. he is more of a cherished family pet than anything. I bought an Isa Brown rooster to hopefully be able to hatch my own eggs, My question is Can their be any way to have them get along? I put them together when I first got the Isa Brown and they fought, does anyone have any good ideas?
     
  2. brooster

    brooster Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 14, 2007
    northwest Ohio
    Let them see eachother for a couple days, but not be in contact. Them let them together, they will fight until one wins, then everything should be fine. However, if they dont stop fighting, you will have to keep them seperate. I hear ISA browns can be timid. I would try it, but stand near by with a broom if you need to break them up.
     
  3. pipermark

    pipermark Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2007
    Arkansas
    brooster, I answered another post like this almost identical to your answer, great minds think a like , I guess [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jan 19, 2009

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by