Romeo Rooster

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by momaroo, Mar 22, 2015.

  1. momaroo

    momaroo In the Brooder

    Apr 6, 2013
    Is there any way to protect my hens from my amorous rooster? He has just about pulled all the feathers off a couple of my hens. There are others that he doesn't seem to bother, but these two or three just look awful! Are there boots for roosters or do I just need to find him a new home?
  2. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop

    Jun 16, 2012
    Tending to my chickens
    They do make some boots for them that also help protect them from bumblefoot (a double bonus). I saw them in a magazine once, maybe try googleing it. They also make hen "saddles" which protect the hen as well. Those are very common.

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