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ive got a broody hen who ive move to the place i want her to hatch her eggs and she sat but the only problem is that she is still laying and gets off for 1 hour the golf ball every time she lays an egg so i put her back o the nest then the next day she does the same thing.
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ive got a broody hen who ive move to the place i want her to hatch her eggs and she sat but the only problem is that she is still laying and gets off for 1 hour the golf ball every time she lays an egg so i put her back o the nest then the next day she does the same thing.

Broody hens will spend a week laying their clutch of eggs before they sit down to incubate.
Four lovely hens : An Exbattery Hen, a Lavender Araucana, a Wheaten Marans and a Gold Laced Frizzle Polish
Two dogs and four cats.
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Four lovely hens : An Exbattery Hen, a Lavender Araucana, a Wheaten Marans and a Gold Laced Frizzle Polish
Two dogs and four cats.
If you want to read my chicken adventure, here it is :
http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/947562/my-story-our-experience-join-me-on-my-adventure.
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ok so should i just wait and move her back with the rest of the hens
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and where about in lancashire do you live
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and where about in lancashire do you live
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Four lovely hens : An Exbattery Hen, a Lavender Araucana, a Wheaten Marans and a Gold Laced Frizzle Polish
Two dogs and four cats.
If you want to read my chicken adventure, here it is :
http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/947562/my-story-our-experience-join-me-on-my-adventure.
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Four lovely hens : An Exbattery Hen, a Lavender Araucana, a Wheaten Marans and a Gold Laced Frizzle Polish
Two dogs and four cats.
If you want to read my chicken adventure, here it is :
http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/947562/my-story-our-experience-join-me-on-my-adventure.
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ok so should i just wait and move her back with the rest of the hens
It depends on whether or not you want her to raise chicks.
Four lovely hens : An Exbattery Hen, a Lavender Araucana, a Wheaten Marans and a Gold Laced Frizzle Polish
Two dogs and four cats.
If you want to read my chicken adventure, here it is :
http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/947562/my-story-our-experience-join-me-on-my-adventure.
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Four lovely hens : An Exbattery Hen, a Lavender Araucana, a Wheaten Marans and a Gold Laced Frizzle Polish
Two dogs and four cats.
If you want to read my chicken adventure, here it is :
http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/947562/my-story-our-experience-join-me-on-my-adventure.
Reply
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i live in fylde big_smile.png
and yes i do want to her to raise shicks but when she came off the eggs she tried to gert with the rest of the flock
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and i have g
ot two gold laced frizzle chickens
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