Rush Hour in the Nesting Box

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chiclet, Sep 19, 2010.

  1. chiclet

    chiclet Out Of The Brooder

    May 10, 2010
    no pushing, no shoving....
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    Last edited: Sep 19, 2010
  2. True Grit

    True Grit Chillin' With My Peeps

    What pretty birds!
  3. trunkman

    trunkman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 26, 2009
    Rock Hill SC
    big city traffic!! [​IMG]
  4. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2010
    Forest Grove, OR
    Ha! That's hilarious. And very cute.
  5. Boo-Boo's Mama

    Boo-Boo's Mama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mine crowd together, often one on top of the other...lots of growling and grumbling goes on!
  6. crj

    crj Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2009
    Rocky Point, NC
    no pushing, no shoving....

    That is so funny. How many hens are in that box? How big is the box.......... [​IMG] ! I have a hen that is laying eggs on top of a broody hen..... go figure that one out. [​IMG] They are FBCM hens so marking the eggs would be tough. I could do it but she only has about a week left. [​IMG] I may have to add more days to it at this rate. [​IMG] The box is only 12" x 12" or even a little less. [​IMG] Chickens are so comical....... [​IMG]

    EXCUSE ME! It's my turn. You've been in here for days!​
  7. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    I have 7 boxes in my coop they use 3. Most use 1.

    I have two other pens with three boxes each. They always lay in the same box.

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