Brody hen kicked out some eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by RWall, Sep 30, 2014.

  1. RWall

    RWall In the Brooder

    Nov 22, 2013
    So I've got a broody frizzle, she began sitting a couple weeks ago and I meant to move her but got busy and didn't. Long story short the other chickens were laying in the nest too so there are a bunch of staggered eggs. I moved her and one hatched a few days ago but the others haven't yet and she's kicked a bunch out. Not really sure what to do here. I don't have an incubator but don't want to just throw them away in case they could make it. I tried putting them back in this morning, but they were out again this evening. What's a cheap easy way to make an incubator? At the moment I've got them in a carton on a heating pad to keep them warm, with a towel as a buffer so it's not too warm. Help :-/
  2. justin24

    justin24 Songster

    Jan 30, 2011
    memphis tn
    if you go to my page and look at my pic I made one out of fish tank and a standard 40 wat bulb

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