Why does she keep flying out of my yard?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by newchik715, Aug 2, 2010.

  1. newchik715

    newchik715 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aug 31, 2009
    Washington
    I have a small EE that has flown out of the backyard twice now. I know I need to clip her wings bc it is not safe for her out of the yard but why does she keep doing it in the first place?
     
  2. sheaviance1

    sheaviance1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 7, 2010
    Tennessee
    To get to the other side, HAHA!

    My chickens do it all the time to get out of their run and scratch around for bugs in the grass. I shush them back to the house when they get too far for my liking.
     
  3. oldchickenlady

    oldchickenlady Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 9, 2010
    Cabot, AR
    Why did the chicken cross the road? Cause she can, I guess! The bugs are always better on the other side of the fence. She's a free spirit...who knows? Good luck containing her!
     

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