Moving a broody hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Popsy, Mar 24, 2017.

  1. Popsy

    Popsy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 13, 2010
    Raymond, CA
    My buckeye hen has collected a clutch of eggs outside her coop in some long grass. We were unaware of her project until we couldn't find her last night and discovered her and her 8 eggs. I would like her to hatch them out, but how do i go about moving her inside?
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  2. PioneerPrincess

    PioneerPrincess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 16, 2009
    I typically get the area ready that I'd like to keep my broody hen in (making sure it's dark and quiet where she's at) and then I wait till the evening to move her and the eggs.

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