OH GOD!, Juliet Silkie has cought broody fever!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Ducklove334, Mar 11, 2009.

  1. Ducklove334

    Ducklove334 Off to another pond

    Nov 4, 2008
    Virginia
    yup, our little black silkie Juliet has stolen two standard brown eggs in the plastic dog house we keep for them,some of the hens lay in there. well she cought the fever and is setting them! [​IMG], I only know cause when I went to move her incase she was hurt, she did the broody growl and pecked me [​IMG], heres to hoping she has two new little babies of her own in three weeks!.
     
  2. riderbecky

    riderbecky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So exciting! [​IMG] I want broodies! [​IMG]
     
  3. Ducklove334

    Ducklove334 Off to another pond

    Nov 4, 2008
    Virginia
    seems it was a false alarm, least for now, she was just laying one of her own., only a matter of time

    we do have one broody hen though
     
  4. karen71

    karen71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She wants to be a mommy !!!!!


    My silkie also is broody - sitting on golf ball now - she's funny when I take her off for her once a day poop- she fluffs and actually pecked me today- she will get to sit on real eggs friday- I can't wait- the only issue am having when I take her out the other hens are not nice - hopefully they will be nice when chickies are around
     

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