Growling hen

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by lisebarb, Oct 19, 2008.

  1. lisebarb

    lisebarb Songster

    My white hen, Meringue, likes to sit in the nest box and when I open the nest box door to peek in, I swear she growls at me. I reached in to pet her and she tried to peck at me. Talk about biting the hand that feeds you eh?

    Barbara
     
  2. Ugly Cowboy

    Ugly Cowboy Songster

    Apr 25, 2008
    Corn, OK
    LOL They'll do that sometimes!
     
  3. lisebarb

    lisebarb Songster

    I was surprised because it really does sound like growling. [​IMG]
     
  4. Ugly Cowboy

    Ugly Cowboy Songster

    Apr 25, 2008
    Corn, OK
    Yep! Cracks me up every time!
     
  5. CUDA

    CUDA Songster

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    I can relate, check this pic out....he he

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  6. lisebarb

    lisebarb Songster

    OMG how cute with the little chick heads peeping out![​IMG]
     
  7. black404

    black404 Songster

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    Beautiful...

    I may have to upgrade my camera..
     

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