My broody has babies!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by scoopy82, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. scoopy82

    scoopy82 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 19, 2010
    Victoria - Australia!
    I just got home from work, today was hatch day for the eggs under my 2 broody hens, and low and behold the eggs that went cold after the hen was locked out of her nest for 4 hours have started to hatch first! No delay at all, I have seen a little black chick and a little yellow one so far. There were 11 under her but I'm 99% sure that 2 were duds and had canded them at day 14 so fingers crossed the other 7 hatch!!!!
    I will post some photo's when the little ones show their faces, they are a bit shy!
    The eggs under my other broody are very quiet, cant even hear any noises, I'm sure they are on their way though [​IMG]
  2. lincolnsilkies

    lincolnsilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 27, 2011
    Lincoln Nebraska
  3. Swissmiss989

    Swissmiss989 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 5, 2011
    [​IMG] congrats! My little hen hatched her 1 little egg today too! She has no clue its not really her baby but shes loving it all the same lol silly chickens [​IMG]
  4. Christie Loves Silkies

    Christie Loves Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps


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