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only 2 hatched

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by prittybitty, May 8, 2009.

  1. prittybitty

    prittybitty Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 10, 2008
    my hen was on 7 eggs. only 2 hatched and she left the nest with them. can i slip the other 5 eggs under another broodie hen or will she finish hatching them off?
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Might work. It would be better if you could put them in an incubator/hatcher with the right humidity.

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