Is my Easter Egger broody?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ArekE, Mar 22, 2015.

  1. ArekE

    ArekE Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Today at about 3:00 ish my 7 mo easter egger went to her little hidden spot in the straw under the coop. After i left for maybe an hour she was still there. I went to see if she had any eggs under her and sure enough she had six. In the whole process she was ruffling her feathers and making a horrible screechy sound nothing like her normal im laying an egg scream.
     
  2. Chicken Girl1

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    I would wait a few days and if she is still doing this then I think you've got a broody hen.
     
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2015
  3. ArekE

    ArekE Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She got off the nest but she is still acting not like herself.
     

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