fedexDan

In the Brooder
11 Years
Mar 11, 2008
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My orpington hen 8-months will not leave her nesting box. she has no egg with her and this has been going on fo 1 week. She ia all puffed up and making a strange sound! is she broody or sick?
 

GopherBoyFarms

Songster
12 Years
Mar 18, 2008
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sounds like she's broody. Do you have a roo? can you give her some eggs to sit on?

I call it "percolating" the sound mine makes when ever I walk into the coop...she is on day 18 today of sitting on eggs!!
 

fedexDan

In the Brooder
11 Years
Mar 11, 2008
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should i put one of the other chickens eggs in her nesting box
 

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