New chickens

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Angel_Feather, Nov 21, 2009.

  1. Angel_Feather

    Angel_Feather In the Brooder

    Nov 20, 2009
    Dawsonville, GA
    I got some bantams and the older chickens are picking at them...they've already established the pecking order! What's going on? Now the bantams are starting to pick at each other. The male bantam wards off the other chickens and protects his little girl, but then he attacks her. But, they're not mating. Can anyone tell me what this is?
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2009

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