Early hatch under broody

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ThiefPouter06, Mar 26, 2012.

  1. ThiefPouter06

    ThiefPouter06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    On 3/15 I set a dozen fertile brown leghorn eggs under a broody wyandotte hen. Now I have second wyandotte hen gone broody(3/25). Can I place some of those eggs under her or will she refuse them if they hatch that early?
    Matt
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    She should accept them and the chicks fine.
     

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