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Hen hatching

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sabrina1099, Mar 10, 2016.

  1. sabrina1099

    sabrina1099 Out Of The Brooder

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    I only have one hen. How can I make a nesting area for her in my backyard ? How do i introduce her to it ?
     
  2. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    A nest should be in the coop, where she will feel safe whilst laying. Putting fake eggs or golf balls in the nest would help encourage her to use it.

    Ideally, since chickens are social animals, having a couple of chicken friends would be good for her.

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    Last edited: Mar 10, 2016
  3. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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