Broody pullet hatches first baby chicks. 100% hatch rate.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by HERSHORTNESS, Apr 20, 2019.

  1. HERSHORTNESS

    HERSHORTNESS Chirping

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  2. What a sweet little family! Congratulations!
     
  3. yickenscarf23

    yickenscarf23 Songster

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    So cute! Excellent little mom she is
     
  4. Mybackyardpeepers

    Mybackyardpeepers Songster

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    How dang adorable!!! I would like to try hatching, when mine are old enough.
     
  5. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

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    Did she get off the nest with those 3 pips?
     
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  6. HERSHORTNESS

    HERSHORTNESS Chirping

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    Yeah. she got out for her morning snack and drink. They all hatched out that same day.
     
  7. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

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    Wow, didn't think they would get up during hatch....
    ...does she not know about 'lockdown'?!?! :gig
     
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  8. gram

    gram In the Brooder

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    That's what I was wondering...just put 12 fertilized eggs under my broody. Reading that with an incubator you wouldn't turn the eggs for the last few days. Does anyone know if the mother stops turning her eggs as well? My first attempt!
     
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