Duck Chicken???

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by jeaucamom, Oct 24, 2007.

  1. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    Hey guys, this is Jeaucamoms daughter. [​IMG] My RIR did the weirdest thing today. [​IMG]
    She all of the sudden started waddling like a duck! [​IMG] Her legs were kind of bent and she walked around with her little fuzzy bum almost touching the ground, causing a waddle-like effect.
    It was interesting to watch to say the least! [​IMG] [​IMG]
    She did this for a minute or two, and then stopped and hasnt done it since. Any ideas on why?
    It was quite bizarre....but then, i have some bizarre chickens! [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Oct 24, 2007
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Sometimes mine do that after a dustbath when their feathers are so loaded down with dirt that they can't stand up right away. It is funny!
     
  3. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    [​IMG] Aha! She had just finished taking a dust bath! Now why didnt I think of that? [​IMG]
     

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