Upset Hens??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jamieluzs4, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. jamieluzs4

    jamieluzs4 Out Of The Brooder

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    I just got two new hens, and they feeI reaIIy safe and Iove my rooster PhiIIip. I have to get rid of him though, wiII this impact egg production or make them scared?
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Disruptions in the flock like adding or removing chickens can upset their egg laying, yes. I don't know if they'll be scared, but I'm sure they'll miss him.
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    I X2 what sumi said...I don't think they will be scared. Sorry you had to get rid of Phillip. Best wishes and happy holidays!
     
  4. jamieluzs4

    jamieluzs4 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much, you too!
     

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