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Aggressive Chick - Might be Roo?!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mommto3kiddos, Mar 31, 2011.

  1. mommto3kiddos

    mommto3kiddos Songster

    Mar 9, 2011
    All my "girls" are so lovey, well they atleast let me rub and hold them and seem to enjoy it.. Except for one. The one I have suspected as one of two possible Roos has become really aggressive. He (or she) will charge me when I open he brooder. I go to scoot him back and he will peck the tar out of me! BTW they are 3.5 weeks old!

    Question is are hens usually aggressive or can I pretty much mark this a check on his probally a roos list?? If he is a roo and keeps this aggression up then he will be culled in a couple of weeks [​IMG]..

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