I come home today and find another broody hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by scgamecock, Feb 27, 2008.

  1. scgamecock

    scgamecock Songster

    Jan 18, 2008
    Conway SC
    That's 5 now and another is thinking about it.I have a BLRW,Partridge Rock,Light Brahma,and now today my Iowa Blue.Yesterday I came home and found the only "mutt" hen I have besides a sexlink sitting and hollering at me.I told my wife not to drink any of the chicken's water.[​IMG]
  2. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

    Jan 1, 2008
  3. Clucky

    Clucky In the Brooder

    Dec 8, 2007
    New Zealand (the best)
    take the broody hen and put her by her self in a box or somthing thing small till she settals down:
    Last edited: Feb 27, 2008
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    OMgoodness, Marlon! Another one? Wonder if you'll have one when I send your eggs, LOL.
  5. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Oh, I know your pain! I have 2 setting now...and another BO walking around all fluffed up...clucking her little brains out. [​IMG] Not another!! I need the eggs for my customers!
  6. scgamecock

    scgamecock Songster

    Jan 18, 2008
    Conway SC
    Funny thing is the Part Rock and Light brahma are in the same box sharing time together.[​IMG]

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