Broodiest cochin ever.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Rosalind, Feb 22, 2008.

  1. Rosalind

    Rosalind Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    I know that cochins naturally tend to be broody, but this takes the cake.

    Today, I got home from work early due to snow. Checked on the chickens, and crouched over a nest box is one of my standard partridge cochin hens. I picked her up, assuming she was hunched over some eggs, and what do I find under her but a small Buttercup hen![​IMG]

    Either they swing both ways, or she thinks she's got a really big chick.
     
  2. Pinenot

    Pinenot Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. Kaneke

    Kaneke Chillin' With My Peeps

    maybe the Buttercup said -- "I'm cold, lend me some of your heat" ??? [​IMG]
     
  4. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    LOL!
     
  5. TerrasCritters

    TerrasCritters In a new coop

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    THAT would be a PERFECT photo contest picture!!!
     
  6. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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  7. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] love that joke "lend me some of your heat"
     

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