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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by gingerpeach22, Dec 3, 2010.

  1. gingerpeach22

    gingerpeach22 Songster

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    I have a big hen which sits on my leg while wiggling her head vigorously to burrow under the arm of my sweater. If I have a jacket on, she likes to put her whole front inside. There is another hen which burrows under a particular friend hen and then her friend sort of hunkers down on her like a brooding hen. What do you thing these hens are thinking?
     

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    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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