Fighting Hens

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by monsterkx500, May 28, 2012.

  1. monsterkx500

    monsterkx500 In the Brooder

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    I got 10 hens there all are about 1 1/2 old All they do is fight got 3 hens against 1hen why? [​IMG]
     
  2. CayleeMarie03

    CayleeMarie03 Songster

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    They are figuring out thier pecking order
     
  3. centrarchid

    centrarchid Free Ranging

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    Hen being picked on may have health issues and thus does not act correctly. Odd acting birds sometimes targeted by others.
     
  4. monsterkx500

    monsterkx500 In the Brooder

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    That make sense I do have 1 bird acting different so what should I do?
     

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