She must be broody...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by FarmGirl21, Oct 5, 2008.

  1. FarmGirl21

    FarmGirl21 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 16, 2008
    My frizzle hen has been sitting in a box for what seems like forever now. everytime i go out there, there she is, in that same box, even with one of the silkies sometimes. I have had to take the eggs out everyday up until a few days ago, because they were on sulmet a while back. Today i felt bad because ive been taking all her eggs, So...i grabbed a fresh egg from the layer's coop & took it out to her coop...picked up the other 3 banty eggs in the coop & handed all 4 of em to her.....she happily (while 'growling' still) shuffled them right up under herself, even the big oddball egg...that was her first choice, lol. She's been super busy since i got her, laying almost an egg a day, there's already 3 (obvious) sizzles in the brooder. At least she'll finally have some babies to raise now [​IMG].

  2. Ellie

    Ellie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 10, 2007
    Redding, Ca.
    sounds like you will have chicks soon!


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