Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by sassy chickens, Mar 15, 2013.

  1. sassy chickens

    sassy chickens Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 22, 2013
    Ok ..i have 2 Rhode Island red hens/ 2 Bantams hens 2Easter Egger hens /2 Plmouth Rock hens / 3 Red sex link hens /3 delawer hens /2 domanick hens ... I need to know witch of these would do better to gather in the hen house .... i have to many in one hen house ... and their isnt enough room ... I have two hen houses ... i have the Easter eggers in a small hen house to them self because the other hens were picking on them and i not wont this to happen again .... HELP [​IMG][​IMG]
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    They are going to peck each other. If they don't draw blood, don't worry about it, it is just the pecking order.

    Any of those breeds should do fine with any others. If the two coops/yards connected, they could choose their own groups, which would be ideal. Otherwise, I'd just choose some.

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