my hen is broody or not????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by amirfarmer, Oct 14, 2013.

  1. amirfarmer

    amirfarmer Out Of The Brooder

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    i collected six fertiled eggs and set them on a nest........ i took a hen which is NOT FRIENDLY to humans.....i picked him and put her on the eggs .......... she sat quietly on them the whole day has passed and she is sitting on them........even i touch her she doesnt react like she got scared or she dosnt make any noise .........but in normal days she doesnt allow any one to touch heR PLZZZZ tel me she has gone broody or not. ??
     
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  2. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

    Sounds like she has gone broody to me. Most of the time they will put up a fuss if you try to move them or reach in the nest. if truly broody she will only poop once a day (big ole pile) and eat and drink then too. she will stay on the nest no matter what.
     
  3. amirfarmer

    amirfarmer Out Of The Brooder

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    yess you are true i moved her nest now while she was in there......and she didnt get off the nest
     

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