Should have asked this much earlier!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by AliciaC, Aug 15, 2011.

  1. AliciaC

    AliciaC Out Of The Brooder

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    I probably should have thought of this earlier... right off the bat my very first egg layer went broody. My 6 month old serama laid 14 eggs and the first one hatched this evening... right on schedule. Will the roosters and other hens be a threat to the new kids? My husband just brought this up tonight.. wondering if I need to seperate her and her chicks and eggs from the rest of the bunch? I have 2 serama roosters, 1 silkie roo and 1 frizzle roo and 9 serama, silkie and bantam hens. [​IMG]
     
  2. lucyboo

    lucyboo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:i have a broody en with some eggs due soon and she has her own big doge cage!! it is big ebough to have like 6 broody hens with like 1 foot of there own space! i would deffinatly recomend you moving her and her chicks and chick eggs!! just be carefull with the movving process because as you probably know they are very fragile!! good luck and post some pics when you can!!

    God bless!!!

    <3 kelsey
     

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