Broody...

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jjredpower, Apr 10, 2016.

  1. jjredpower

    jjredpower Out Of The Brooder

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    Has anyone noticed their girls going broody more often when there is no rooster??
     
  2. TimCline

    TimCline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Inez, ky
    It's because if you have too few hens the roo will aggravate her while she's on the nest.
     
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  3. jjredpower

    jjredpower Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 27 hens and 2 roosters
     
  4. TimCline

    TimCline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Inez, ky
    Idk then, unless your Roos are just very active lol.
     
  5. jjredpower

    jjredpower Out Of The Brooder

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    Everytime i get rid of my roosters my girls go broody. Keep roosters and nothing....
     
  6. TimCline

    TimCline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm feeling like you just got bad luck then.
     
  7. jjredpower

    jjredpower Out Of The Brooder

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    My 2 roosters are fighting w each other now. But on a good note i have 3 broody hens now!
     

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