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hen hatching eggs on couch in house!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by roostersandhens, Jan 15, 2013.

  1. My hen Olive is haching her eggs on my couch in my house! we let are chickens in the house and one day she walked in a room and layed an egg and kept coming back each day! now she is hatching them! funny huh!!![​IMG]
    here is a pic from when she was a chick

    that is olive the hen!
    i will post pics of her chicks when they hatch!!![​IMG]
    Last edited: Jan 15, 2013

  2. cmfarm

    cmfarm Songster

    May 3, 2010
    Elgin, TX
    You got one couch potato there![​IMG]
  3. jak2002003

    jak2002003 Crowing

    Oct 24, 2009
    Don't they poop in your house? And how come no one sat on the eggs - is it a normal thing to have eggs laying about in your living room for days?!

    Good luck and look forward to seeing some cute little chicks.
  4. LOL
  5. they poop but oh well [​IMG]
  6. olefarmersdaughter

    olefarmersdaughter Songster

    Jun 15, 2008
    Omaha, Nebraska
    In a cage maybe but........[​IMG]stinky!
  7. what is so stinky

  8. goldfinches

    goldfinches Songster

    May 6, 2011
    Broody hen poop.
  9. guineafowlguy

    guineafowlguy In the Brooder

    Jan 9, 2013
    Here is a good story

    I keep honey bees and i have a little orange tree i bring in every winter to keep it from freezing lol

    Well than it started blossoming so i thought i might as well let the honey bee's do their job :) So i opened up the window. Than i left. When i came back the entire hive moved in lol [​IMG]

    Now i learned how to pollinate the blossoms by hand lol

    Your story just reminded me of that [​IMG]

    My chickens used to like to show up and leave a present on the floor every now and then as well lol. So i also learned that when it is good weather outside keep the door shut and a window with a screen open :D

    I dont know if that comes any were close to letting a broody hen nest on your coach though :p
    Last edited: Jan 21, 2013

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