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First time broody hen sitting on 19 eggs for 22 days now?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Robin Davie, Aug 28, 2011.

  1. Robin Davie

    Robin Davie New Egg

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    We are new to this and don't know whether to remove them in a few days or just let her do her thing until she decides not to. Is there a chance that some will still hatch? Thanks!- Robin
     
  2. SuziQ991

    SuziQ991 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi Robin. This may be a stupid question but are you sure the eggs are fertilized? If so, I would give it a couple days. 19 eggs are a lot for one hen to cover but she should still hatch some. Good luck and let us know the outcome.
     

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