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sweet natured barred rock

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by mikensara, Aug 24, 2011.

  1. mikensara

    mikensara Chirping

    Jun 16, 2011
    New York
    i thought she was until i went to collect eggs and she was in one of the boxes i reached into the one next to her and she pecked me [​IMG] there was an egg laid by one of my girls in the box with her and she tucked it under her. would be normally be [​IMG] if she was going broody for the first time but right now i really dont want [​IMG] i would have to put in the house when the cooler weather starts.

  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    She's not necessarily broody. I have several hens who will almost take your hand off it you even think about reaching in their nests, but aren't the broody type. Some are just very protective of their nests while they're on them.

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