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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chick82, May 13, 2016.

  1. chick82

    chick82 Out Of The Brooder

    We have just had 2 new chickens and added to 1 we had the old one has done a lot of pecking on the 2 new ones but seams to be clucking a lot more is this normal thanks all x
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] The old one is being assertive and letting the newbies know who rules the roost. Perfectly normal chicken pecking order behaviour [​IMG]
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  3. chick82

    chick82 Out Of The Brooder

  4. chick82

    chick82 Out Of The Brooder

    Thanks for that I'd heard they peck but was a little nervous with her clucking thank u [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  5. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! I agree, totally normal. I'm sure once they have become more acquainted with each other they will all settle down.

    Wishing you the very best of luck and enjoy BYC :frow
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  6. micah wotring

    micah wotring Chillin' With My Peeps


  7. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    All the best

    All the best
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture

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