My chicks think I'm a rooster

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 7L Farm, Aug 1, 2010.

  1. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I live on the farm. Let the chickens out to catch bugs every afternoon. I have a golf cart & they follow me around. I always put them on the bugs . They get there fill & head back to the coop.Should I get a rooster are just do what I've been doing.
     
  2. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just keep doing what you have been doing. There is no need for a roo unless you like the crowing.
     
  3. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks. I always stay with them when I let them out because of predators. I just don't wanna see a dead chicken & people say the rooster will protect the hens.
     
  4. ams3651

    ams3651 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
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    when they were younger i even made that noise the rooster makes when he finds food
     

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