broody hens

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dumplingirl, Oct 8, 2014.

  1. dumplingirl

    dumplingirl Out Of The Brooder

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    hi I have 2 broody hens we isolated them and everything it just dosent work what do I do also they both have been broody before there black austrolo[ps help its making our egg laying quality go down
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    When you say you isolated them, what specifically did you do? There are several approaches that can be used in breaking a broody, so understanding the exact steps you took would be helpful in identifying the reason that it did not work.
     

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