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found hidden nest

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by eddie w, Aug 4, 2011.

  1. eddie w

    eddie w Out Of The Brooder

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    i found a hidden nest yesterday and marked them and put them in a nest box should this help her start using the box?
     
  2. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    It may. You may want to get a golf ball or something, so you don't mix up the old eggs with the new.
     
  3. eddie w

    eddie w Out Of The Brooder

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    yes that is why i marked them with a permanent marker
     
  4. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Yeah, but you'll have to leave them in there. Eventually you will get an egggsplosion. Bleh.
     
  5. eddie w

    eddie w Out Of The Brooder

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    tanx didn't think about that
     
  6. eddie w

    eddie w Out Of The Brooder

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    some are brown layers others are greenish will this matter with the collor of the golf balls?
     
  7. smokeykk

    smokeykk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    no its just the shape, doesn't matter what color they are [​IMG]
     

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