Shamo Rooster with Regular Hens?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by dcoon1, Dec 23, 2013.

  1. dcoon1

    dcoon1 New Egg

    Oct 23, 2009
    I want to add a one year old Shamo Rooster to my flock of 10 regular hens (Mixed breed, Americauna's, marans, golden comets, etc...). He is already pretty tall but has more growing to do.

    I just love the idea of this tall, leggy rooster strutting around free range (about 3.4 an acre fenced in area) with the hens. I do not have any rooster for him to fight and there are tons of areas to roam. Does anyone have any experience with this?

    From what I can tell most breeders of these birds don't ever even free range them because of thier value and specific breeding needs (and because they would fight other roosters). I know the shamo hens can be aggressive but I wont have any of them in the flock.
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    If you eventually free range him with your hens, post some pictures. They would be neat to see.

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