broody or not?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by PrestonSloan08, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. PrestonSloan08

    PrestonSloan08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my little silkie has been in the nest for a couple of hours now and i was wondering if she was broody? if she is how many eggs can i put under her?
     
  2. PrestonSloan08

    PrestonSloan08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    see this is what she has been doing!!

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  3. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Wait until day 5 to put eggs under her.
     
  4. 10 point

    10 point country boy

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    give it a couple of more hours or even better see if she is still in the nest in the morning.

    and like 8 to 4 eggs
     
  5. PrestonSloan08

    PrestonSloan08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok well im plannig on putting large eggs under her!! so how many of those?
     
  6. 10 point

    10 point country boy

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    3-5
     

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