SO I played with nature, and nature slapped me right back hee hee...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Cluky, Sep 19, 2013.

  1. Cluky

    Cluky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My D'Anver went broody weeks ago AGAIN, second time this summer. First time she sat like a stubborn chicken on that nest hoarding all other eggs because none to sit one. I have no rooster so no eggs to incubate. Felt bad for her even though I do live in a city and not too much space. WELL with second time I decided to give her very own egg and not take it away. Just for kicks went to this Amish store I know, picked out literally ONE, count ONE egg. Lady didn't even know if the rooster was among the chickens that were laying those, and showed it under the chicken. :lau On fast forward I am cleaning coop today, I check out the egg, which I have been smelling every day to see if it went bad. Guess what, IT HAS A CRACK FROM INSIDE OUT! AND IT IS CHIRPING! :lau So guess what....against these odds mama chicken is getting her baby chicken finally. I am excited. I have no idea of breed, all I know my whole flock is banties but this one will be full grown so we will see... :yiipchick
     
  2. AmericanMom

    AmericanMom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thats so cool!! Good for momma, she going to be able to devote all her time to this little one
     
  3. Junibutt

    Junibutt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats! I sent you a PM about your Chocolate Orpington. Let me know if you are interested.
     

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