My wheaton bantams.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chichen boy, Aug 2, 2007.

  1. chichen boy

    chichen boy New Egg

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    See i have bbr oldenglish and wheaton .We have trouble hatching them we tried two roosters with four wheaton hens and did not hatch any. We had five bbr and hatched two boys one pullet we only have two girls and four bbr girls. we hatched two boy bbr and no more were fertile. Please give me some advice im not doing well with the bantams.
     
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Maybe try one rooster to your hens? Roos could be fighting and not mating... Or... are you dong brother sister matings? Maybe try a roo from a different flock? Or maybe it is age? How old are they? Also, how are you hatching them?
     

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