Hens being mean to each other

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Easter eggers, Sep 10, 2011.

  1. Easter eggers

    Easter eggers Songster

    Jul 4, 2011
    All my chickens are the same age and one is pecking the other one when it comes over to scratch with it and when I hold her.I notice it after she got back from a show but she's been back for 4 days now what is wrong?
  2. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

    Feb 27, 2008
    Elizabethtown, NC
    It sounds like typical Pecking Order (Flock Hierarchy) activity. As long as they are not fighting enough to draw significant blood, I wouldn't worry with it. They will sort it out in time. [​IMG]

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