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Chicken broody?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by shellikirbey, Jun 28, 2016.

  1. shellikirbey

    shellikirbey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My first experience with broody chicken.she has been staying in coop all day but just a little while out of it..she stays in and whines all day and fights me for the eggs.so I went and got a dozen fertile eggs and put in her box and she went right back in and sat on them and pushed all under her..think she really is broody..I hope she hatches these
     
  2. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Hi! It's Wicked's Twin Premium Member

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    How fun! Good luck!
     
  3. shellikirbey

    shellikirbey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks..I'm excited to see if she hatches them..
     
  4. shellikirbey

    shellikirbey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Rooster is just a little to young still for my hens to have fertile eggs..
     
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    shellikirbey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have checked one egg and looks like mass in it..brown egg hard to see veins
     
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  6. carlf

    carlf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sounds like she will do fine.
    Mark you calendar, mine started pipping on day 20 .
     
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  7. shellikirbey

    shellikirbey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    3 more days..
     
  8. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Hi! It's Wicked's Twin Premium Member

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    Are you a nervous wreck yet?
     
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    shellikirbey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes..lol. I keep checking on her every time I go outside..I found one of my other hens on top her and she was just cacking.lol.
     
  10. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Hi! It's Wicked's Twin Premium Member

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    Good luck! And keep your camera ready!
     

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