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Introducing a new chick

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bhazell123, Jun 7, 2011.

  1. bhazell123

    bhazell123 Songster

    May 24, 2011
    Welsh La
    Well was just wandering I have three 6 or 7 week ole Roos and two pulleys well I just put in a 2 month old pulley and they seem to be picking on her it's just the Roos tho wat should I do?

  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    A female chicken under the age of one year old is a pullet.

    Introductions need to be made gradually, like through a chicken wire wall. Otherwise the newcomer can be killed.

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