Crazy hen (Sorry i dont know where to post this)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bradybrady09, Mar 27, 2009.

  1. bradybrady09

    bradybrady09 BANNED

    Mar 19, 2009
    Okay this is a question i guess i have a old truck tire without the rim i use for flowers out behind my house one of my white silkie bantams made a a bowl shap in the potting soil and laid about 6 eggs and she is broody now!!! is this weird to anyone else?!? i dont know what to do is this normal ahhhhhhh
  2. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    Sounds normal to me. I have a game hen broody under the house an another behind the seat of one of my trucks.
  3. Karlachix

    Karlachix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2008
    I've seen pictures of chickens brooding in some ridiculous places. I would say that it's fairly normal.

    The issue is if she will be safe from predators where she is. If not, you may need to move her to a safe area with the nest.

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