Pecking

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by The Cacklers, Mar 20, 2011.

  1. The Cacklers

    The Cacklers New Egg

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    i jost got chickens and one of the chickens keep pecking at the others and thier tailfeathers are coming off. What should i do?
     
  2. Josie

    Josie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would leave them and let them figure out the pecking order, unless there is bleeding. If there is bleeding, then separate them until the wound heals over then try again.
     
  3. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2010
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    Quote:x2 . Theres a pecking order with chickens. Some will be lower in the pecking order.
     

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