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what season does roosters normally breed with hens?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by chick_magnet, Sep 28, 2010.

  1. chick_magnet

    chick_magnet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would to have a rooster breed my hens. around what month will a rooster breed a hen so i can bring a rooster in to my flock.
     
  2. kla37

    kla37 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Young healthy roosters don't seem to want to be limited to a season....
     
  3. CarolAnn

    CarolAnn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Constantly, from what I'm seeing here.
     
  4. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    Roosters don't care about a season!!! [​IMG] They mate constantly, 365 days a year if they can. [​IMG]
     
  5. AHappychick

    AHappychick Wanna-be Farmer

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    any chance they get! [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2010
  6. Blue

    Blue Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, just like everyone else said, roosters are always ready for some lovin'. [​IMG]
     
  7. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    My roo says [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  8. Uzuri

    Uzuri Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2009
    All day, every day, with anything that will sit still.

    They have a one track mind, and it's always in the gutter.
     
  9. Boo-Boo's Mama

    Boo-Boo's Mama Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] Think teenage male.
     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2010

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