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Aggressive rooster- but my guineas are stepping in

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Peke's Poultry, Oct 21, 2011.

  1. Peke's Poultry

    Peke's Poultry Chirping

    Oct 13, 2011
    I bought a cochin pair at a local fair last month. After a few weeks, the roo starting getting aggressive and attacking me and my son. Well, I thought, freezer camp for him, but what a shame, he is just gorgeous. After a few days of this off and on, my 3 5-month-old guineas started running him off! This has happened 5 times in the last week or so. A few times a guinea gave him a big peck on the back while he was attacking. Another time, he was just approaching me and they ran him off. My guineas are shy and don`t let me hold them, who knew they loved me so? [​IMG]

  2. GoldenSparrow

    GoldenSparrow Songster

    Mar 11, 2011
    My rooster did the same thing [​IMG]
    when one of the mean birds when after me, my other nice rooster would save me! [​IMG]

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