might have a broody O.o

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chillmiller, Nov 27, 2010.

  1. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well i went out to collect the eggs thinking everyone has laid and is roosting i didnt bring my head lamp with me as i didnt wanna shine it on my birds and get the roo's goin at almost 11pm so i open the coop door and stick my hand in the nesting box and i get a peck ! ... i freaked out i didnt see anyone run away i got back inside and nab my head lamp and camera and snap a pic of... i think one of my buff orps sittin away on ... 8? eggs ... but not like a laying sit more like a broody sit ill know come morning i guess

    heres a picture

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    what do you think?
     
  2. Kittymomma

    Kittymomma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That looks like a cranky pancaked out broody girl to me. [​IMG]
     
  3. BirdNut

    BirdNut Overrun With Chickens

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    Yup, se's likely to be broody.

    By the way... that doesn't look like a Buff Orpington.
     
  4. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i got so many diff breeds in my coop its hard to get the names right... XD
     
  5. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yep... shes broody its been 2 hours nopw and shes still sittin there even after a cat got really close to the coop
     
  6. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] walked out there at 6am she was still sitting... walked out there again just now and shes not so she sat on those eggs for 9 hours... o_O
     

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