Aggressive RIR'S

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by That Quail Lady, Aug 1, 2016.

  1. That Quail Lady

    That Quail Lady Out Of The Brooder

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    So I havbe a flock of 23 RIR hens, they have a ton of room to roam around on. Plenty of food, water, and everything els they need. But it seems as if I have a whole flock or roosters (they're Hens)
    They fight like crazy, raising they're neck feathers and lunging at eachother, pecking. I need some help figuring out why they're foimng that. Is it a normal Behavior with the breed? Has anyone else ever had this expierence?
     
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  2. centrarchid

    centrarchid Chicken Obsessed

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    Before investing too much in discussion, please post pictures allowing determination of sex.
     
  3. That Quail Lady

    That Quail Lady Out Of The Brooder

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    I know for a fact that they are hens ,but I can still get some pics latter.
    I get 23 eggs almost every day, and I have one welsummer rooster in they're and none of them fight him.
     
  4. Wyatt0224

    Wyatt0224 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You might have to many hens in one area together. They are probably constantly fighting over the pecking order and since there's so many it complicates it.
     

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