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Tips on having Broody Hens

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by LilJoe, Sep 18, 2016.

  1. LilJoe

    LilJoe Crowing

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    Can anyone give me tips on having a broody hen. I have two breeds that are most prone to broodiness, cochins and silkies.
     

  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Broodiness can only be brought on by hormonal changes - theres nothing we can do to "facilitate" the process. If you are asking how to manage a broody hen / setting eggs etc, then I'd suggest using the search box there are lots of threads to choose from.

    Best of luck
    CT
     
  3. LilJoe

    LilJoe Crowing

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    Thank you CT
     
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