strange behavior?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Uncle Chester, Jul 24, 2013.

  1. Uncle Chester

    Uncle Chester Hatching

    Jul 11, 2013
    As part of our family flock of chickens & ducks we had 2 guinea hens. One died this week.
    Now the other one is tormenting the others...especially my roosters. He/she chases the roosters and grabs their tail feathers. My roosters don't even want to come in out of the rain when this guinea is in the coop.
    Any explanation?
    Thanks ahead of time!
    Uncle Chester the Goat
  2. Fluffychicky

    Fluffychicky Chirping

    Mar 26, 2013
    Sophia, NC
    If it's a male maybe the other guinea was it's flock/mate and now that it's gone it's trying to take over the rooster's flock? I'm not all that sure but that's my best bet.

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