Will a rooster mate during a molt?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by GatorChickenRanch, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. GatorChickenRanch

    GatorChickenRanch Out Of The Brooder

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    I know if a hen is molting, her laying will slow down or cease, but if a roo is molting...?
     
  2. they'reHISchickens

    they'reHISchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A roo won't mate a molting hen.
    Roosters molt? I don't think they EVER stop!
     

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