Need advice for feeding aggression...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dunnmom, Oct 14, 2018.

  1. centrarchid

    centrarchid Free Ranging

    Sep 19, 2009
    Holts Summit, Missouri
    Go into pen with your bucket without feed in it. Walk about, even allow rooster to check out contents. If need be get another bucket to sit on. Allow him a few minutes to give up on exploring / pushing you for eats. Then get some and poor it into feeder. I spend a lot of time around mine without immediate reward of feed for vary same reason. Groups interacting with me only when feed applied most likely to be problematic.
  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    This could very well be part of the problem. Having a dry waste free feeder always available would certainly help.
    dunnmom likes this.

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