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Eggs have hatched but she is still sitting on them six days later what should I do

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tinajacobs, Dec 14, 2016.

  1. tinajacobs

    tinajacobs Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 25, 2015
    South africa

    My pekin so eggs hatched on Saturday it is Thursday she has not climbed of her nest yet what should I do if anything?
  2. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Not sure on your set up, but my broodies prefer to nest around 6ft high on a shelf. Once the hatch is complete, I take them down to ground level. If the nest is elevated, then I'd move them.

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