My mama hen is so sweet! **PICTURES ADDED!**ok semi sweet update

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by bwebb7, Mar 7, 2009.

  1. bwebb7

    bwebb7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not only did she hatch out 6 eggs on my birthday, but when I brought home 10 more chickees she welcomed then in! I was afraid to do it but it has gone well. When I looked in after dark, mama had them all covered up! She was happy as could be!
    P.S. she is a white wyandotte
     
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  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    My turken is turning out to be a pretty good mama too.
     
  3. legacyln

    legacyln Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow that is awesome! We NEED a pic!
     
  4. bwebb7

    bwebb7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow that is awesome! We NEED a pic!

    You are right!
    here they are...
    [​IMG]mama and her original 6
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    [​IMG]all the rest now too​
     
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  5. bwebb7

    bwebb7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    this is the first time my son saw the pics
     
  6. austinhart123

    austinhart123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can they reach theyre water? and very cute!
     
  7. bwebb7

    bwebb7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the original 6 can but there is a baby waterer in the dog crate that her nest is in
     
  8. legacyln

    legacyln Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What a good little mama! Thanks for sharing!
     
  9. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

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    Awww, that is so sweet. There is nothing cuter than a mama hen that knows how to care for her babies. [​IMG]
     
  10. gordy123

    gordy123 Out Of The Brooder

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    OOOHHHHH, SSOOOOOO CUTE! Whata great MAMA hen, what is her name? Thanks for sharing. I'm waiting on chicks still, we will purchase ours from Agway in a few more weeks. How adorable though![​IMG]
     

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