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Broody hen died on top of eggs

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by featheredflock, Nov 22, 2015.

  1. featheredflock

    featheredflock Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a Jap bantam that died on me in the middle of the night. She ws setting on six eggs. Well when I went out to check on her I found her on top the eggs dead and cold. The eggs was cold. So question, can I save them and they hatch. Never had this problem before and not sure what to do. I loved her so. And my heart breaks now I only have a roo. She was my only lady. [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    If you have an incubator, try it. I’ve had eggs very cold to the touch hatch fine.
     
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  3. twisted-acres-farm

    twisted-acres-farm Porter herd bull for my Yaks Premium Member

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    OH dear so sorry to read about your troubles. BEST of luck with saving the eggs [​IMG] Maybe you could post the results of your attempt.
     
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  4. featheredflock

    featheredflock Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you, I will do so.
     
  5. featheredflock

    featheredflock Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank yoy but unfortunately I do not . Any other suggestions?
     

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