Is it normal behavior

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by silkiechick05, Nov 8, 2009.

  1. silkiechick05

    silkiechick05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    for an eight week old chick to run and jump on top of the others??


    he/she will run, flap, and demolish the others, even if they're laying down!

    is this a pecking order thing?

    or just happy to be outside thing??


    thanks!
     
  2. HippieChickens

    HippieChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. silkiechick05

    silkiechick05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Okay thank you very much.

    That is what i thought.


    Could it be a roo thing?

    Or do they all do it?
     
  4. mandelyn

    mandelyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have three older pullets that crash into each other, banter back and forth, and the youngest pullet antagonizes the rooster, who very sweetly plays for a hop or two and then dispatches her with a wing dance. It's hailarious to watch!
     
  5. silkiechick05

    silkiechick05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    BAHAHAHAHA!!!


    anyway to seduce the ladies!!!
     

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