too rooster or not?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by dan_grow, Jul 4, 2010.

  1. dan_grow

    dan_grow Chirping

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    i have 4 17 week old pullets 1 on year old hen and just lost my two young rooster to trespassers and om wandering if i should get a fully grown rooster for my girls or will this be harmful to my little girls? [​IMG]
     
  2. burquechick

    burquechick Songster

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    He'll likely try to mate with them. My enormous rooster climbs on top of my tiny bantams. He can't really reach or anything, but it does seem like a lot of weight to bear.
     

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