1. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    They can be, but in my experience they are not. It all depends on the genetics (were they bred from an aggressive roo), as well as individual personality.

    My silkie roo gets along well with my barred rock roo, so I am sure he would get along well with the same breed. :)
  2. stone_family3

    stone_family3 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 11, 2011
    My pet chicken sells them sexed. Also try some local breeders in the area. I guess it depends on how many girls you have per boy. I have a silkie roo and a cochin bantam roo and they get along great.
  3. i don't have silkies but i do know that my roos get together just fine. maybe its because they are dad and son or maybe bc they are bantams
  4. sager:)silkies

    sager:)silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2011
    i have no problem with my silkie roosters yet they are very gentel best breed of chicken out there
  5. jlovelady

    jlovelady Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 23, 2012
    I just ordered my first 5 silkies. I was kinda worried about the same thing. They are straight run so im counting on 4 roosters and 1 hen. Thats my luck lol
  6. sager:)silkies

    sager:)silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2011
    Or right now i have my roosters penned up for breeding and hav 3 more roaming around in total of all my silkies i have 6 roos and 10 hens lol but only have 3 roos and 3 hens outside but i have lots of other breeds currently i have to many rooster i have like 11-15 and like only 20-30 hens surprinsingly we don't have any cock fights ever.

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