1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

broody hen

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by hatchcrazzzy, Nov 11, 2007.

  1. hatchcrazzzy

    hatchcrazzzy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2007
    kemp texas
    i have some rirs and 1 of them is setting ,i thought that rirs would not set.i put some eggs under her today.will post pic later
    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 11, 2007
  2. KingsCalls

    KingsCalls Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2007
    New Market,Tn.
    Every now and then you will have one go broody. When I raised RIR's I had one out of 12 that would go broody twice a year. It's not often you have a broody RIR but, it happens.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by