Can a chicken hatch peafowl?????

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by ChickenKid11, Nov 13, 2011.

  1. ChickenKid11

    ChickenKid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So my hen went broody the other day and my friend has peafowl that are laying fertile eggs and i was planning to get 2 to put under my broody hen will this work?
     
  2. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:If they can hatch ducks and guineas, than why not peafowl? As long as they fit under her properly.
     
  3. SuperPeacockman

    SuperPeacockman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes but how does your friend have fertile eggs at this time of year?
     
  4. ChickenKid11

    ChickenKid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I dont know but it is worth a try! They are free! Thats why I want to try it!
     
    Last edited: Nov 13, 2011
  5. Bigcreekpeafowl

    Bigcreekpeafowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I very seriously doubt if your friend is in the USA that he/she has fertile peafowl eggs in November.
     
  6. SuperPeacockman

    SuperPeacockman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Yeah me too. Are you in the US?
     

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