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Discussion in 'Exhibition, Genetics, & Breeding to the Standard o' started by mandamay28, Mar 11, 2017.

  1. mandamay28

    mandamay28 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you keep the male in with the females all the time or only for a short time to mate? Asking bc I want to start breeding quality silkies and maybe show as well. I've seen where the roo's are hard on their hens, especially the head poofs. TIA
     
  2. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    How many females do you have?
     
  3. mandamay28

    mandamay28 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I do not have any yet. Getting all my research done first. I plan to have 3-4 hens to 1 rooster. \
     

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