Practice brooding

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by kaankboom, Feb 23, 2013.

  1. kaankboom

    kaankboom Out Of The Brooder

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    When my Australorp gets scared she runs into her coop, and if she gets scared into the nest she will sit in there for 2-3 hours. But she will get off the the nest if she gets scared.

    Is she practicing brooding or is she just hiding in the nest.
     

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