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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Ttapanic, Feb 17, 2012.

  1. Ttapanic

    Ttapanic Hatching

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    I have two Rhode Island Reds and one Cochin. Cochin delivers most days and the Reds deliver one egg every few days and it's plucked. I think the solution is to remove the Reds and keep the Cochin and add chicks to the flock. What do you all think?
    Trapanic Walnut Creek, CA
     

  2. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Songster

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    Do you mean pecked? By the way kudos to your Cochin for out laying not one but two RIR.
     

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