silkie rooster squatting?...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by frizzleman74, Aug 24, 2011.

  1. frizzleman74

    frizzleman74 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Whenever i go to pick my silkie rooster up it squats. I thought this was only a behavior of hens who are in mating position and think that your their rooster...whats going on?
     
  2. stellacat

    stellacat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I dunno... maybe he is showing you that you are boss and he knows it?? And you are right if he was a hen.
     
    Last edited: Aug 24, 2011

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