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How old are hens when thy go broody?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by americana-chick, Jun 22, 2008.

  1. americana-chick

    americana-chick Songster

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    i was wondering so that way i can get myselfe prepaird for this! [​IMG]
     

  2. TundraChick

    TundraChick Songster

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    Mine where 7 months
     
  3. americana-chick

    americana-chick Songster

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    ok thanks
     
  4. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    I have had buff orp pullets go broody after laying maybe a doz or so eggs..lol...so 4 or 5 months old...
     

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