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bantam roosters

Posted by jaydub72 (My Page) on
Tue, May 31, 05 at 6:09

how long does it take for bantam cockrels to reach sexual maturity
i have columbian wyandottes but my rooster died unfortunately
on the upside i have two cockrels so wanted to know how long till they can do the deed
is it the same time as hens take to lay ?
about six months?
im new to breeding lol

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RE: bantam roosters

Columbian wyandotte bantams are a very nice breed, and not that easy to come by!

With most birds, it can take the males a little longer to get with the swing of things, so it may be that they'll have to be seven or eight months old before things start to click.

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