Broody Girl

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 3littlechickens, May 26, 2012.

  1. 3littlechickens

    3littlechickens In the Brooder

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    One of my girls had been really broody for a long time now I used to force her out to eat an drink but now she comes out on her own she has no egg to sit on she has put 2 golf balls under her how long does this last????? It has been almost a month now since she has layed an egg.This is my first time going through this.She is a BLK AUSTRALORP[​IMG]
     
  2. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Songster

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    They can break brood any time. Usually after a month is when the decide the golf balls ain't going to hatch. Occasionally they take longer, sometimes much longer. After they break it can take a couple weeks to get back to laying.
     
  3. 3littlechickens

    3littlechickens In the Brooder

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    Thanx for the info [​IMG]
     

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