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The girls do not like the wind...what am I to do?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by maggiegigs, Sep 10, 2010.

  1. maggiegigs

    maggiegigs Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 31, 2010
    The girls will not come out of the coop when it is the least bit windy. They will pop their heads out and then head right back in.
    Is this normal or do I have chicken chickens????? [​IMG]
  2. rdport

    rdport Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 27, 2009
    I believe this might be normal chicken behavior...Is there something for them to eat out in the run? Can you put up some kind of wind break? Is it so bad that they don't come out when it is windy...after all, they may not want to mess up their feather.:O)
  3. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    It shows that you have smart birds. Sometimes mine go outside despite the weather, and order me to make it change. [​IMG]

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