Broody help

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ceazed, Jun 7, 2016.

  1. ceazed

    ceazed Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi i have a brahma x coloumbian black tail broody on 10 eggs
    2speckald sussex 2 buff orps 3 salmon favarolle 2araucana and 1 wellsummer but i also have an incubator going 1 day later than the hen omg 5 blue wyandotte 1 cuocou 2 White polish and 1 gold pencild hamburg how hanny chicks can i give her extra if any thanks for any help (she is a verry protective mum)
     
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    ceazed Out Of The Brooder

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    Manny not hanny sorry
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Since she can't realistically brood them all, i would not worry about it too much. You will have to set up a brooder for some, so why not just leave her with the 10 and raise the others yourself?

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    Ive just realised 10 days in that the incubator has crashed the humidity and temp was reading wrong
    and the countdow so all 9 chicks died rip tuesday 7 july 2016 8.39 am
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Oh dear, sorry to hear that

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