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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by downtownjb80, Nov 23, 2011.

  1. downtownjb80

    downtownjb80 Out Of The Brooder

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    One of my girls just started laying the other day, quite a while after the others. She used to be quiet and just follow the other 5 about. There were two other girls who were a bit mouthy but not too bad. Since she started laying she never shuts up while I am around. I tried giving them treats when she was bawking but she wasn't really interested. She jumps up onto a perch in the run, looks directly at me and BAWK BAWK BAWK with her mouth wide open. What's her problem?
     
  2. citychickx6

    citychickx6 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have you tried giving her a good scratching? Mine get like that when they want petted. One petting and off they go.
     
  3. Manningjw

    Manningjw Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

    Quote:Interesting. Can't say I have any hens that actually enjoying being pet, ours just tolerate it or squat down cause they think I am a roo.
     

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