First time integrating the little girls with the big girls...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Secretchicken, May 18, 2011.

  1. Secretchicken

    Secretchicken In the Brooder

    May 18, 2010
    This is our second year with chickens and our 4 new girls are almost 12 weeks old. We will need to put them in with our two big girls soon. They seem to be ok when they are running around for playtime. (We can't free range) But if the one of the little girls gets too close, they get nailed. I know there must be a thread on here with the best way to combine the new with the old. We are building a bigger coop/run too so maybe if we wait and put them together in a strange new place it will be better. Any thoughts or tips would be great!
  2. Lucysmom002

    Lucysmom002 Songster

    May 6, 2011
    I'm looking forward to reading the replies here also.

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