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Help Roos And Hen Fighting?? Or is it mating habits?? PLEASE HELP

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Mrsfoote, Jul 20, 2010.

  1. Mrsfoote

    Mrsfoote Songster

    Jul 19, 2010
    Laurel Montana
    Ok so yesterday I pictured a picture of my silkie and everyone said they thought she was a pullet. I have 2 booted bantie roo's and today my one roo started to try and "fight" with my silkie she would try and " kick" back but then she'd go and rub on the side of my roo...does this mean she is a he or is this a common thing for pullets to do too. My EE and Light Brahma like to chase each other and hop around the yard. These chickens were purchased and raised together.[​IMG]
    Last edited: Jul 20, 2010
  2. tuesdays chicks

    tuesdays chicks Songster

    Apr 26, 2010
    stuart florida
    I do know that roos do the chasing thing and hopping at each other even when young, I'm hoping it has something to do with the pecking order in pullets, otherwise I'm in trouble:idunno:he
    bump you back up

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