Chickens pecking each other

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Diedie, Jun 26, 2011.

  1. Diedie

    Diedie Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 7 week old chicks. I keep them in the chicken run until they're bigger. But today I found one dead chick. They are fighting each other. Why? Need help please:(
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Are they in with adults? If so, you may need to separate the 7 week old chicks until they are about the same size.
     
  3. Diedie

    Diedie Out Of The Brooder

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    All of them are 6/7 weeks old.
     
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Are you sure it wasn't a predator?
     

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