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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by OrpingtonFairy, May 25, 2016.

  1. OrpingtonFairy

    OrpingtonFairy Chirping

    Aug 24, 2015
    Hamden, CT
    My first broody hen and it's my Maran! I was thinking about breaking her bloodiness but then I thought. I do have 4 week old Easter eggers that have been inside my house. I was wondering should I just give her the chicks? Or is that a bad idea. Maybe she'll think the eggs hatched and she has babies? Lol

  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    Your chicks are too old, she will probably attack them and could kill them.

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