roos and hens ?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by shanilynn2010, Jan 4, 2012.

  1. shanilynn2010

    shanilynn2010 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can I bring a older roo in with my hens?
     
  2. paddock36

    paddock36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What do you mean by older? Are your hens grown too? If they are all grown then yes, but you still need to quarantee and properly introduce or someone is going to get picked on, probably him. If the hens are still chicks then I would wait till they are grown or he will probably pick on them.
     
  3. lambchicks

    lambchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:ditto
     
  4. silkymom1986

    silkymom1986 The Silkie Villa

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    I agree, I don't introduce my young hens until they are almost full grown, so they don't get picked on and bullied! Good luck!!
     

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