Hen kicks out other hens eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by oprincezzo, Apr 26, 2016.

  1. oprincezzo

    oprincezzo New Egg

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    I have one hen I hope will go broody but every time I put another hens egg in her nest I keep finding that eggs thrown out.does anyone know why.
     
  2. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Some hens will not except other hens eggs and only want to hatch their eggs. Or she knows something we do not about the eggs
     
  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    But is she broody?
    Is she on nest all day and all night...only leaving nest to eatdrinkpoop?
     
  5. oprincezzo

    oprincezzo New Egg

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    She is not broody yet.but I keep trying to add eggs from my other hens but she don't want them on her nest.she is a kelso
     

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