silkies & mating

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by criddle76, Jul 26, 2013.

  1. criddle76

    criddle76 Chirping

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    im not sure if this the right place to ask this but i have 2 young silkie roos & 2 young gals the same age.. within the last 3 weeks ive noticed that boys are trying very hard to mate with the gals i not sure if they arent succeeding or what but they seem to be relentless & the girls are constantly squaking about it trying to get away etc.. im aftraid thy are hurting them. any suggestions on what i should do, i mean do i leave them be let them figure it out or do i seperate them what??
    i just want them to be healthy & happy
     

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Two roosters egging one another on is not a good situation. If they were mine, I would find a home for one of the roosters.
     
  3. criddle76

    criddle76 Chirping

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    thats exactly what i was thinking! ty!!
     

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