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Broody hen hatched first chicks 12.11.10

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Ken F, Dec 12, 2010.

  1. Ken F

    Ken F Out Of The Brooder

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    Three weeks ago I gave in to my 32 week old broody hen, Jodie (a CW), and put 10 blue eggs from my Easter Eggers under her.
    Yesterday, 4 hatched and a 5th has pipped!

    She's being a great first-time Mom.

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    Last edited: Dec 12, 2010
  2. henhound

    henhound Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] Congrats! They're adorable.
     
  3. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    Oh how sweet!! [​IMG] I have some that should start hatching Christmas!!
     
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Wonderful!
     
  5. Louieandthecrew

    Louieandthecrew I am actually a female!

    Adorable! Good luck on that fifth chick!
     
  6. DMSrabbit

    DMSrabbit Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look so cute!! you can see the lil puffs under the chin already. EE are such cute chickens. Post pics when they all hatch!![​IMG][​IMG]
     

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