Rooster And female turkey? Fighting...

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by rael, Aug 2, 2007.

  1. rael

    rael New Egg

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    :(They were raised together from
    chicks,, But, now must keep them
    apart.. Will I ever be able to reunite
    them??
    Also... One hen is sickly.. My hens a
    newly laying hens and I fear one is
    having trouble dropping an egg.
    Please advise....
    Wyoming.[​IMG]
     
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Chances are you wont be able to put them back together unless they have enough space to get away from each other. They have to figure out who is boss. As for your hen... if it is egg problems. Try black sunflower seeds to get her oiled a bit. It could be something else though... like worms or some other sickness.
     
  3. bobbieguyette

    bobbieguyette Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ive had chickens and turkeys for years now and the turkey hens hate roosters and love to chase em around i cant keep em together once they are all grown sorry:|
     

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