1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

Roosters Fixed???

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by cakkleberrylane, Apr 5, 2007.

  1. cakkleberrylane

    cakkleberrylane Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 13, 2007
    I have 8 silkie roosters and 3 hens. The hens are threatening sexual harassment class action. Is there a way to neuter the roosters? They are so beautiful. I've tried giving them away for pets. No one wants them. They have had the occassional fight. But I'm here and can stop before any damage occurrs. I can't kill them. Any suggestions?
  2. GoPups

    GoPups Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 27, 2007
    Memphis, TN
    You can have your rooster caponized, yes, but the surgery is very risky and expensive when they are older.
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    cakkleberrylane...where are you located? Maybe someone on here would want a silky roo?

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by