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Mean hen. Should I just send her along to her next life?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by MamaRoo, Mar 30, 2012.

  1. MamaRoo

    MamaRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a Delaware that's going on 4 years old. I affectionately (?) call her The B!tch. She eats eggs, doesn't lay so much, attacks my little silkie roo, and yesterday I found my little silkie hen being all broody -- and bloody. The B!tch had blood on her head so I suspect she started it. The little silkie is now in the cat carrier with some plastic, and real eggs, and I'm gathering opinions on what to do with The B!tch.

    I can put her in a separate pen, but I'm having a hard time seeing a reason why....

    On a side note, if the silkie hatches the plastic eggs, will get Peeps? [​IMG]
     
  2. fiddlebanshee

    fiddlebanshee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She'll make an excellent stew....
     
  3. the1much

    the1much Currently Birdless Hippy

    yuppers she sounds to be the breed called,, yum yum [​IMG]
     
  4. Aeropennchick

    Aeropennchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Make room for another nice one in the coop...and a pot on your stove ;)
     
  5. MamaRoo

    MamaRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yep. I think she'll fit nicely in the crock pot. Maybe my bf will do the deed for me.
     

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