broody hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by wileycoyote0, Jan 27, 2008.

  1. wileycoyote0

    wileycoyote0 New Egg

    Nov 9, 2007
    i have a hen setting on 2 eggs that arent fertle but i have a shipment of chicks coming next week can i put some chicks under her and will she except them. if so how do i go about it. if you can help me thank you wileycoyote0
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Put the chicks in a brooder and keep them warm with plenty of food and water.

    Get some fertile eggs to put under the broody hen.

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