1 chick is a loner

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by revmichael, Oct 11, 2013.

  1. revmichael

    revmichael Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 4 barred rock that are 6 weeks old, most of the time they are hanging around together. I have a raised coop and occassionally 1 will be upstairs by herself while the othrs are all downstairs, is this normal or do I possibly have 1 that's actually a roo
     
  2. americana-lover

    americana-lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a chicken that will do that too. Usually when I find her in the coop by herself I bring her down to the run to be with her fellow chickens. I always give them ( the other chickens ) a treat when she comes down to show when shes around, good things will happen.
     
  3. jetdog

    jetdog Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My barred rock is 24 weeks old and still is a loner more when I let them out, she wanders off away from the other ones the rest stay together all over the yard, go figure.......
     

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