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Not a fully functioning, sexually active, egg fertilizing rooster, but they can assume the characteristics of a rooster when the flock has no male to take on the duties of guarding the flock. The Alpha hen can guard, protect and crow (almost) just like a rooster under some circumstances.
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How do hens and roosters copulate?

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Where can you trade roosters for hens?

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What do roosters do to hens?

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Do hens mate with hens if there is not a rooster?

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Does the rooster impregnate hen with sperm?

Yes. The rooster releases a sperm packet which can last for up to 10 days within the ovary of the hen releasing sperm on each ovulation.

Do hens turn into roosters?

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