My broody cream legbar hen been broody for 4 and a half weeks, can I give her some eggs to hatch

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickenchick4, Jul 8, 2016.

  1. chickenchick4

    chickenchick4 New Egg

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    Can I give my determined broody cream legbar some eggs to hatch she's been broody for 4 and a half weeks?

    Will she hatch some eggs:jumpy

    Or should I not give her any eggs?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Brooding can be debilitating to a hen especially in the sort of weather we have been having, and can lead to illness and even death. If she were mine, I would break her broodiness.
     
  3. chickenchick4

    chickenchick4 New Egg

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    I currently have 2 broodys it's been quite mild weather here in the uk
     

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