When to integrate new young Silkies with a rooster

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by WhiteLightning, Feb 15, 2014.

  1. WhiteLightning

    WhiteLightning New Egg

    Jun 7, 2013
    Not sure if I'm posting in the right thread or not but I had a question I could quite seem to find an answer to.

    I have a flock of 4 birds total. Use to be 7 but was cut down by some predators. My Silkie Rooster has become more willing to breed and as such has become a bit more diminant aggressive then he normally is.

    I had planned to get some more silkie chicks to raise up and join him. My question is though, when would be a safe time to integrate the new Silkies so there aren't any damage from early breeding or not?
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia

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