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What do you do when your hens are fighting?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by sweetlane, Feb 6, 2016.

  1. sweetlane

    sweetlane New Egg

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    So I have two hens that are trying to kill each other!? One pecked the other till she took her beak off! And I put up the one that was beat up and as soon as I let her out she went after the other one! Suggestions?
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Rehome them or have them as dinner. The fighting sounds too severe to try and keep them.
     
  3. Urban Flock

    Urban Flock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree with drumstick dive, rehome at least one of them.
     
  4. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - sorry that its not on the happiest of notes that you have made your first post. Seems like you have some pretty grumpy chickens but in my humble opinion, the advice given is the path i would follow - in fact I'd get rid of both and start again.

    Good luck
    CT
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Overrun With Chickens

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    Are you sure they are girls? And do they have enough space?
     
  7. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft! Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
     

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