Someone please answer this

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by bradybrady09, Apr 8, 2009.

  1. bradybrady09

    bradybrady09 BANNED

    Mar 19, 2009
    I have a few ducks in one coop now there has been 6 eggs in a corner nest for a few days they havent done anything with today i noticed my blue swedish moving the eggs around with her beak and then she covered the eggs with the bedding after doing that she sat on the eggs and has been there now more then 4 hours any chance she is broody??
  2. DuckyBoys

    DuckyBoys Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 2, 2008
    Maybe - but she will probably lay a few more. My goose does the same thing - she sits for a while, usually just long enough to lay another egg, then covers them up and leaves.

    If she stays for a few days, or gets up to eat and then goes right back, she might be broody. [​IMG]

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