is broody catchy

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jimmythechicken, Jun 11, 2011.

  1. jimmythechicken

    jimmythechicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2010
    mansfield
    we had one chicken broody an hatch out few weeks ago an old english the only non orp chicken we have.then our buff went broody then our blue orp went broody then our white orp.well now we have so many broodys it is going to be a mess down there going to be an orpington supersale in a few weeks.lol
     
  2. Zaxby's2

    Zaxby's2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2011
    a place
    Yes and no. A broody hen can trigger the instinct in another hen and encourage layers to sit, but it's not neccesarilly contagious. Good luck with your hens! [​IMG]
     

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