How do you care for a rooster that has lost an eye?
Chickens are very resilient, as long as infection does not set in he should adapt without any special attention.
With Rhode Island Red hens do you need a Rhode Island Red rooster to produce RIR chicks or will any kind of rooster do?
yes and no. i you want to produce pure bred RIR you must get a RIR Rooster. If you don't care if they are purebred you can get any breed of rooster. ..prinsesrau answer.... hens can have part rir chicks if there rir or if the rooster is. yes it depends if u weant pure rir if that is the case hen and rooster need to be rir
If you have found a chicken wandering, it needs shelter and food. Chickens can pretty well take care of themselves for the most part. They need a place to roost at night, best if it is in an enclosed area where night predators cannot get to it. During the day it will wander about searching for food. Most chickens do not wander far from home unless chased. Listen in the evening just before dusk for…