bareback chicken :(

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Druantai, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. Druantai

    Druantai Out Of The Brooder

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    My Cochin bantam just started going broody and I'm thinking of getting her a saddle. She is getting covered much too often it seems, just look at her back! [​IMG]


    Any suggestions?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    If you are going to allow her to brood, you should set her up so that no chickens have access to her - then she would not need a saddle. If you are going to break her broodiness and return her to the flock, a sadlle might be in order.
     
  3. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    Get her a saddle. Or sometimes what I do is put several strips of duct tape over her back. It will eventually fall off.
     
  4. willowbranchfarm

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    Agree. Here is a seller.

    http://chickensaddlesanddiapers.m.w...esanddiapers.webs.com/&fb_sig_network=fw#0013
     

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