Hens being mean to each other

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

  1. Easter eggers

    Easter eggers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    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'

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    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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