new hens

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by emmylou42, Nov 4, 2009.

  1. emmylou42

    emmylou42 New Egg

    Nov 4, 2009
    I got 2 young r i reds and put them in with my hens that are about 2 months older. the reds still after 3 days will not go into the henhouse with the other girls. how long will it take them to sleep where its warm and cozy? there is enogh room for all in the house (theirs not mine) [​IMG] emmylou42
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Put them on the roost each night with the others, eventually they'll get the drift.

    Make certain that they aren't being picked on by the others.

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