the definition of cute...:)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mom 2em All, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. Mom 2em All

    Mom 2em All Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Southeast Michigan
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    I have two broodies together.They are sitting on DipsyDoodles frizzled cochin eggs. There are four hatched now. i have gotten advice now that I should separate them. So, I am working on making new spots for them away from the others, and each other. Once all the eggs are hatched, I will move them:

    see the cute little yellow head peeking out?

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  2. Cute!
     
  3. Mom 2em All

    Mom 2em All Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Southeast Michigan
    oh, in the incubator- I have Ellie (chiknlady) mystery chicks hatching:

    these are huge chicks from tan eggs:

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  4. citalk2much

    citalk2much Twilight Blessings Farm

    Dec 22, 2008
    GR MI: TN bound!
    Very cute!
     
  5. Marlinchaser

    Marlinchaser Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You may not need to seperate them, but I would definately keep an eye on them, I have found that when you have 2 hens together one usually ends up being the dominate MOMMA hen, that all the chicks will huddle under then she will eventually try to keep the other momma away. [​IMG]
     
  6. 98 gt

    98 gt a man of many... chickens

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    ive had hens share custody... one leaves to eat stretch etc. and the other comes in as momma for half time..
     

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