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Silkie question

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Hennyhandler, Jul 7, 2011.

  1. Hennyhandler

    Hennyhandler SilkieJax

    Jun 10, 2009
    How many silkie hens do you have compared to roos? I mean I know that the large breed roosters can be quite aggresive with the ladies and more are needed to balance it out sometimes. Is this true in the case of silkies since they are smaller and calmer? I am sure the potential is there to have a meaner roo but on average do they tend to be nicer and not need as many females?
  2. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 22, 2011
    I only have 4 silkies and ones a roo thats just how I got them

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