Hatching eggs

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by starfire0325, Jul 6, 2016.

  1. starfire0325

    starfire0325 New Egg

    Jul 6, 2016
    This is my first time on here and I have a question I need to ask where I live the chickens just run around free there is about a hundred if not more and they're always hatching baby okay I have a chicken under my porch she has laid on her eggs for 4 days straight is that normal she has not left or got up not one time please someone let me know I don't know what to do
  2. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

    Nov 30, 2014
    Middle Tennessee
    Sounds like she is broody... meaning she is going to sit there for 3 weeks til the chicks hatch... if you can, try and get her to get up each day to eat and drink, some will wear themselves down by not eating and drinking each day...

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