ruff rooster

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by easteregger, Aug 26, 2008.

  1. easteregger

    easteregger Hatching

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    Please help
    I have a beautiful ameraucana roo about 4 months old,and is just begining to do his rooster duty with the hens, but is extremly ruff and I think has killed 2 of my hens.
    Any ideas. thanks.
     
  2. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    Missouri
    I've never heard of a roo killing hens, but I haven't been in this too long. I would keep an eye on him and if he really is getting so rough that he's seriously hurting the hens I'd cull him.
     
  3. silkieluvr

    silkieluvr Songster

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    I agree with the post above
     
  4. easteregger

    easteregger Hatching

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    Thanks for the advice. Your right he may taste better than he mates.
     

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