I think I have my first ever broody!!!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by luvmychicknkids, Jun 17, 2009.

  1. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

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    It is HOT and sticky!!!! Absolutely miserable. She is in a bad location....one of the areas a nice breeze is least likely to get in my coop, even with 3 windows and the door open. However, she has refused to leave her spot for two days and she growled at me a bit ago. It is one of my precious BLRW. Her name is Gretel. She only had 3 eggs so I gave her 7 more. She seemed happy to get them. I also filled one of the little mason jar waterers and got her a bowl of food. Now we will see if she changes her mind. If not, my plans for no more hatching were just cancelled by a chicken!!!! LOL
     
  2. 1mommahen

    1mommahen Love My Cluckin' Coop

    Mar 20, 2008
    NJ
    Glad you're happy about your broody! I have two, sittin' on air! No roos here![​IMG]

    I keep shushin' them out with the broom! It's a losing battle![​IMG]

    Happy hatching!
     

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