Chicken see, chicken do

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SouthernLady, Sep 23, 2008.

  1. SouthernLady

    SouthernLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My "flock" is small. Only a rooster and a couple of girls. (I hope that changes.) I looked out this morning and got a chuckle because all three were grooming themselves. I'm sure that one starts and the others decides that looks like a good idea. Is there anything else they'll do by copying each other?
     
  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    Our girls do the same thing - one will start doing something and the others will do the same, especially grooming. But often, if one decides to go up the gangplank into the coop to get a drink of water, the others will follow her, thinking maybe she's onto something they don't know about. We love watching them.
     
  3. SouthernLady

    SouthernLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've noticed that about mine too. One decides to get a drink and they all do.
     

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