Is there something wrong with my chickens?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jimz1, Jul 26, 2011.

  1. jimz1

    jimz1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2010
    Coleman, Wi
    When I had my coop in a different location, my chickens would go out the door and make a bee-line for a spot where they would be in the shade,able to roost,and to eat bugs,ect... I moved the coop so the windows will face south in winter and so I won't have to move it later( it was supposed to be a tractor but it got too heavy). It is only about 20 feet from the original spot. Now only a couple of them go out. I can't even coax them out with bread, their favorite treat. Any ideas what's going on?
  2. galanie

    galanie Treat Dispenser No More

    Aug 20, 2010
    Its as if they were in a new coop even though it's the same one. The scenery looks different so they're afraid to really go out till they get comfortable with the neighborhood.

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