Collossal Rock - HELP!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by RoxykinsIII, Jun 15, 2011.

  1. RoxykinsIII

    RoxykinsIII New Egg

    Jun 15, 2011
    I am new to raising chicken so please forgive my ignorance!

    I brought home 3 collossal rock pullets two days ago, they seem much friendlier than the RIR pullets lol

    My question is one of the rocks acts very different than any of the other chicks. She is much friendlier, and she will pull one leg up and randomly close her eyes - she seems almost narcaleptic. When she is entertained she does not do this at all.

    Is there something wrong with poor Lucy?
    Last edited: Jun 15, 2011
  2. N&MSchroeder

    N&MSchroeder Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2011
    SE Idaho
    [​IMG] Don't worry about not knowing all the answers, we are all here to learn from this forum! Some chickens just like to interact with people, while others don't. You got lucky and found one who does! It sounds like your chicken's behavior is normal. Take a picture of her while she is sleeping if you are still worried and post it so others can comment. Have fun with your new chickens! [​IMG]
  3. RoxykinsIII

    RoxykinsIII New Egg

    Jun 15, 2011
    Thank you!

    I guess I shouldnt be surprised - I have a cat who acts like a dog. I always seem to find the strange creatures!
  4. mama24

    mama24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2010
    GSO, NC
    What is a colossal rock? Is it some type of meat bird, another name for cornish rock cross? If so, yeah, they're much lazier than egg-laying pullets. They spend much more time eating and resting.

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