Practice brooding

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

  1. kaankboom

    kaankboom Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 17, 2012
    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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