is my hen going broody?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by krackowpolish, Nov 25, 2012.

  1. krackowpolish

    krackowpolish Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi! my hen layed her egg this morning and got off, but i just checked this afternoon and shes back on!! she gets kinda mad when other hens get close, and she has been showing other signs before this happend. is she broody? Thanks!
     
  2. ChickensRDinos

    ChickensRDinos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could be. Check on her tonight and see if you stays in the box all night. Another sign is if she has pulled out her tummy feathers.
     
  3. krackowpolish

    krackowpolish Chillin' With My Peeps

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    never mind, she just got off again. thanks anyway!
     

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