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Fighting silkies

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Floridaladyhann, Oct 22, 2014.

  1. Floridaladyhann

    Floridaladyhann In the Brooder

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    Help, my two silkie moms are fighting very seriously. They have 8 babies which they hatched side by side. There are two eggs left. Now the two moms are fighting horribly. What can I do?
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Separate them asap. Some hens may brood together fine, but won't tolerate each other or the others chicks once the chicks have hatched.
     
  3. Floridaladyhann

    Floridaladyhann In the Brooder

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    Will they ever get along again?
     
  4. Floridaladyhann

    Floridaladyhann In the Brooder

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    I did and kept them apart for a while. Now they seem to get along better.
    Thanks for your suggestion.
     

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