I went out to check on the chickens. No eggs yet.
I’m very concerned about my new girls. I tried to free range the new girls today and they refused to leave the coop. I think they’re traumatized.
I have an original flock of 3 pullets, and 2 newer pullets from a separate flock that I introduced about a month ago. My original flock refuses to allow the new girls to eat or even leave the roost. It’s not working for me. I think I’ll build a smaller coop and pen to let the new girls take charge of. They can all roost together, but my little hoglets are going to starve those new girls. I’m imagining a small tractor type coop like this: