Do female Horsefileds fight?

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Do female Horsefileds fight?

Postby DED2017 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 5:49 pm

I have two 5 year old female Horsefields and they really had a go at each other today. I have never seen it happen before. They were charging, headfirst at each other and biting each other's legs.
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Re: Do female Horsefileds fight?

Postby tortydat » Sun Jun 18, 2017 8:26 pm

Yes two of mine do it a lot especially when the weather is very hot and they are carrying eggs. Mary
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Re: Do female Horsefileds fight?

Postby Bigjoe » Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:19 pm

I'd advise keeping them separated,I've two males and one female and keep them all in separate set-ups at all times due to aggressive behaviour...they can and will bite chunks out of each other and cause serious injuries.
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