Mother Hens!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by BarredCometLaced, Sep 3, 2011.

  1. BarredCometLaced

    BarredCometLaced Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What are some good docile breeds of chicken that are good broodies and later on, good mothers?

    Would faverolles fit this description? How about cochins?
     
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  2. racuda

    racuda Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use Cochins to brood my Silkies. They do a better job than the Silkie mothers.
     
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