broody hen?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by roosters97, Feb 22, 2008.

  1. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    VA
    is this possible, i think my hen wants to go broody but things keep interrupting her
     
  2. bantymum

    bantymum Chillin' With My Peeps

    What things?????
     
  3. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    VA
    like other chickens
     
  4. bantymum

    bantymum Chillin' With My Peeps

    Well, if she has viable eggs under her you can fence her off from the others and wait till shes been sitting FIRM for a week then move her to a nursery pen where the others wont bother her. If shes in the only nestbox she will be bothered.
    Good luck.
     
  5. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    VA
    thanks!!!!
     

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