Selecting a Brood Hen

The same as Selecting a Brood Cock article in terms of pedigree performance and vital statistics measurement guide. Basically, the hen’s ancestors, siblings, and test mating offsprings are all great winners. Some hens fight each other or young stags. You may be able to see their gameness, intelligence, power, and speed. The hen’s shank must…

Selecting a Brood Cock

Performance Statistics Select first and foremost on the performance of the pedigree and of the individual. The pedigree must have at least a winning percentage of 85% and must be multi time winners for a number of years if not a decade. Get to know the pedigree and its fighting style. The pedigree is dominant…