Pullets acting like Roos

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by sfisher, Feb 27, 2008.

  1. sfisher

    sfisher Songster

    Jan 20, 2008
    Myrtle Beach
    This morning my 2 week old RIR and BO pullets, are jumping up in eachothers face, and fighting like roosters. Is this normal for pullets? Are they trying to establish a pecking order? Or could they possibly be roosters?
  2. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    That's a pecking order thang...
    Tom Brunanski my EE chick and Jerry Remy my Leghorn chick did that.
  3. All my hens are roosters

    All my hens are roosters In the Brooder

    Feb 18, 2008
    Just wait until you have chicks - hens are far more viscious than roos. Ever heard the expression "mad as a mother hen"?

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