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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by newrooster, Dec 15, 2010.

  1. newrooster

    newrooster Out Of The Brooder

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    Wife and I new to chicken raising have 10 hens one rooster already having problems,

    Rooster may be to young only about 10 months old hens all about 1 to 1 1/2 years old got Rooster and to hens when young dogs got the hens built new coop and coverd run got new hens about a month ago after introducing Rooster slowy things seemed to be going good got cold so they are spending most of the time inside now rooster is in the basment with a bloody comb healing, Dont think its frostbite hasnt been much below 30 more than a night inside coop
     
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  2. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. If there is not enough space inside the coop, they could be bored and have decided to pick on him. Good luck. [​IMG]
     
  3. S&N Livestock

    S&N Livestock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Happy Holidays

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  4. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  5. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

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  6. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

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    Sorry about the bloody comb and ordeal. It takes time to sort out the pecking order. I hope it works out.
     

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