tail wagging

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Mabel2, May 28, 2012.

  1. Mabel2

    Mabel2 Hatching

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    May 26, 2012
    Hi
    I'm new to chicken keeping, have had 2 marans since early Feb, enjoying them. Just last week they both stuck their tail feathers in the air and fanned them out, does this mean anything? They are free roaming mainly, but I couldn't see any predators. Also they don't always lay - do they get too hot, we do have a heatwave in the UK but they can hide under bushes.
    Thanks.
     

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