Broody Bantam & Chick

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cherpycherpycheepcheep, Jun 10, 2010.

  1. cherpycherpycheepcheep

    cherpycherpycheepcheep Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 19, 2009
    One of my Bantams got really broody and started collecting the other hens eggs and sitting on them. I seperated her from the others and gave her one egg to sit on. This has now hatched and is 2 weeks old. Should I leave the mother hen with the chick or seperate them and put the hen back with the others? When will she start laying again?
    Last edited: Jun 11, 2010

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