is my japanese broody? with picc!! she dragged in me silkie hen!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by stumble_n_mumble, May 13, 2010.

  1. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    do you think my yoko went broody? lmao im not sure. shes been like this all day now, i just thought that Japanese rarely go broody lol
    and boy is she NOT happy!

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    update!! because my japanese went broody my silkie is now in there "helping" lol she just lovess being broody.
    dont worry about the non covered egg there all duds [​IMG]

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    Last edited: May 14, 2010
  2. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

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    She lookes it. She should put those eggs under her though
     
  3. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    lmao. she cant fit anymore. she has so many duck eggs and chicken eggs that are under her because i havent collected in a while. LOL. those she somehow tucked them. there all in fertile! so im trying to get some fertile eggs [​IMG]
     
  4. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    another question i have is are japanese chickens good broodiers? because i dont want to start eggs and have her flip out. i have been poking her daily with a stick to see if she goes after it and she does without getting up LOL i think shes pretty determined. [​IMG]
     
  5. homesteadingcowgirl

    homesteadingcowgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't know specifically about Japanese, but in my experience breeds that aren't likely to go broody will only be like this for a day or two.
     

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