Introducing new chickens

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by elaine, Apr 30, 2007.

  1. elaine

    elaine Hatching

    Apr 24, 2007
    Could anyone tell me how to introduce three new hens to a rooster and hen who have been together for seven years...I'm nervous about the Change it might cause.. thanks
  2. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    im assuming that the new hens are grown.the best way to introduce them is put new hens on the roost at nite.then in the morning maybe they wont scuffle to bad.

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