having trouble reintroducing chick that was sick to flock

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by stlchickens, May 19, 2010.

  1. stlchickens

    stlchickens Hatching

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    May 18, 2010
    Hello,

    I have a chicken that was sick. I isolated her for about a week. Now that she seems healthy again I am trying to reintroduce her to the flock, but one of the other chickens keeps trying to jump on her back and peck her head. Any ideas on what is going on and what I can do to solve the problem.

    Thanks,

    Sean
     
  2. Frogdogtimestwo

    Frogdogtimestwo Songster

    May 21, 2008
    I just use a piece of mesh and keep it divided off in the same pen until they get used to its presence again and that usually works.
     

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