mating question

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by andlo, Jul 1, 2008.

  1. andlo

    andlo Hatching

    Jun 30, 2008
    Hi! We are new to the world of raising chickens. We just incubated and hatched 7 chicks. Our question is this--How often do chickens mate? We've been trying to educate ourselves so we know what to expect. Thanks!
  2. summerwindsfarm

    summerwindsfarm Songster

    Jun 5, 2008
    Stroud, Oklahoma
    As often as they can lolol [​IMG]
  3. peeps7

    peeps7 Songster

    Aug 26, 2007
    North Carolina
    First of all, welcome to the world of chickens!!!!

    Chickens mate whenever the rooster feels the need to do his job. It really depends on your rooster, some roosters are really laid back and don't breed much but other roosters are very aggressive breeders and breed all the time.
  4. mmajw

    mmajw Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
    Oh what should I say, Oh what should I say........
    Most men, well ...............................


    Sorry had to

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