Favorite nesting box? Really?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Jstaz, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. Jstaz

    Jstaz Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 26, 2015
    South Alabama
    Just noticing that my ladies love one particular nesting box. The thing that is weird to me is that both boxes I have are exactally the same for the exception one is on the right side and one is on the left. I am wondering if this is common wih other hens? Do your girls have favorite boxes too?
  2. justplainbatty

    justplainbatty Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 30, 2007
    emmet MI
    Yes, they always have a favorite, very normal. The other boxes are just so if someone's gotta lay NOW, there is a place available. [​IMG]
  3. Mahlzeit

    Mahlzeit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 16, 2007
    Long Island NY
    Yeah there's always a favorite nest box which has more eggs than the others. There also seems to be a least favorite next box which seems to almost always be empty.

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