New Chicks Really Like Their Old Rooster (PIC)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by itchywool, May 19, 2010.

  1. itchywool

    itchywool Hatching

    Jul 15, 2009
    Put 12 10-week old ISAs and EEs in their new home with 10 old hens and a their Rooster. Been a bit of a standoff but apparently the young ones know the rooster is their best ally right now. They pretty much mob him at bedtime. He doesn't seem to mind. Another reason I like a rooster around.

  2. Mandalina

    Mandalina Songster

    Apr 1, 2009
    very cute!
    Last edited: May 19, 2010

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