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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mirsy09, Jan 13, 2011.

  1. mirsy09

    mirsy09 In the Brooder

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    my young hen has just decided to sit and be "broody". I have taken any eggs away from under her, that others have laid. I have also picked her up and put her into the run. She eats the corn scratch and then after a short time goes back into one specific nest. There are NO eggs there and she just wants to sit. How can I stop this?
     

  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging

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