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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 In the Brooder

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    Hi

    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. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    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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