already bossy? Rooster?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chicamama03, Apr 16, 2011.

  1. chicamama03

    chicamama03 Out Of The Brooder

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    These chicks are coming up on 5 weeks old. I notice a couple of them getting a little bossy with the other chicks? Is this a sign that they may be Roos?
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  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    I'd guess they are just sorting out the pecking order.
     
  3. ragerkid2

    ragerkid2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My chicks are almost two weeks old and they already have their pecking order established. So he/she may be a roo.... Just a mean. Hen maby haha. Post a picncomparing the rest of your chicks to that one
     
  4. chicknhawaii

    chicknhawaii Chillin' With My Peeps

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    There's always naturally bossy hens in the mix. [​IMG] Hope to see pics!
     
  5. Joe K.

    Joe K. Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a hen who is like twice the size of the other ones, who are all the same age.... Shes the boss...

    Joe
     

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