Confused Hen. Is this just dominant behavior?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ggrap, Mar 29, 2009.

  1. ggrap

    ggrap Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So, I have this RIR hen, she is about 2. She repeatedly mounts the other hens, and is kind of a pain. She especially likes to plan her attacks when they are in the nesting boxes laying.

    Yes, I am sure she is a she.

    What is that all about?
     
  2. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    Being the boss
     
  3. ggrap

    ggrap Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that's what i figured
     
  4. Superman11383

    Superman11383 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if you don't have a rooster in your flock, there is a chance that "The Dominate" Hen will try and take over the role.
     

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