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odd chicken behaviour

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by spmcrob33, Jan 28, 2016.

  1. spmcrob33

    spmcrob33 Out Of The Brooder

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    a couple of times a day for the last couple of months my chickens have been pecking the water bowl and back doors why do they do this.
     
  2. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Id guess its cos theres a reflection from both

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  3. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree may be reflection, or it may be bugs are gathering on them...something that is appealing to peck at.

    May be different reasons....if you have ever fed them out of that back door, then yes, they will begin to peck at it to get treats.

    LofMc
     
  4. spmcrob33

    spmcrob33 Out Of The Brooder

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    found out today that its because they want treats as they were pecking on back the 3 of them so i gave them some pork steak and they stopped pecking
     
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