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!

Mating Drake to young peking hens

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ladyh, May 15, 2016.

  1. ladyh

    ladyh Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2015
    I have a breeding pair drake and hen pekin. I now have 6 pekin hens that are almost 7 weeks old. I want to let them out and free range with the others but am concerned, will the drake hurt them trying to mate? He stalks outside their pen now LOL..
  2. dotknott

    dotknott Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 11, 2016
    Rhode Island
    My Coop
    Yes he can hurt them.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by