is there such a think as a dust bath drunken stupor???

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mrv19, Mar 28, 2016.

  1. mrv19

    mrv19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I realize that they look like their having a seizure when theyre in there...but i swear one of my chicks takes a while to "snap out of" her dust bath frame of mind even after she gets out. She gets out and its almost like shes so relaxed it takes her a few minutes to get her sea legs again. Worries me to death every time..but every time shes ok. *** is that??
     
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  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    It's sort of like a dustbath 'high' - I have observed the same thing.
     
  3. mrv19

    mrv19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok good...it worried me!
     
  4. newwestchick

    newwestchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yes totally normal - I think of it as a "fugue" though for some reason lol. Kind of the same as when they're broody or concentrating on laying eggs. It's all serious business to them!
     
  5. mrv19

    mrv19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why are they so **** weird
     
  6. newwestchick

    newwestchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Because they're basically tiny dinosaurs [​IMG]
     
  7. mrv19

    mrv19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Lmao
     

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