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Odd behavior for a Rooster

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Lynxmomma, Jul 26, 2010.

  1. Lynxmomma

    Lynxmomma In the Brooder

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    What would make a rooster literally grab a hen by the neck and force her to flip her over??????
     

  2. Crack N' Egg

    Crack N' Egg Songster

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    Roosters can be quite aggressive with their girls sometimes. Most of the time it is a sign of discipline. I notice that if one of my girls does something that Mr. Roo does not like she gets reprimanded. And in many different ways.

    Just keep an eye out on her to make sure she's not being singled out and showing signs of true injury.

    Good luck!
     

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