My packing peanuts are being bullies

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by tara7815, Sep 19, 2009.

  1. tara7815

    tara7815 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2009
    What do you think I can do? Still nothing major but its the funniest thing - all of the peanuts are just bossy - pushing others away from food - or stepping on them..

    I'm sure all normal - but it is ONLY all those mean boys.
  2. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    It sounds funny. [​IMG] Just kind of keep an eye on the little stinkers, to make sure no one gets hurt. Good luck!
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

    Nov 18, 2007
    My Coop
    Most packing peanuts are Roos.
  4. Chicken Fruit

    Chicken Fruit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2009
    Echo Homestead
    Maybe they sent you meaties as the packing peanuts. lol.

    Chickens are designed to sort it out, pecking orders are decided nearly from hatching.

    You could always put out an extra feeder, that helps.

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