today me and my dad made a broody coop *Click to see pics*

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Daniel_2kaii9, Jun 6, 2010.

  1. Daniel_2kaii9

    Daniel_2kaii9 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hey, today me and my father made a broody/breeding/injury/grower coop its 5ft long 3ft 6 inches high and 2ft wide

    pics of the coop finished VV

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    and my hen silkie in the new coop

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    let me know what you thing its nothing special lol

    there's a bigish nest in there with 3 eggs (trying to get her to go broody)

    how can i encourage her to go broody ?

    i got 4 fertile eggs in a dish in my house to keep them cool and ill get about 3 or 5 eggs tomorrow so when she starts sitting she'll have about 8 9 eggs (when she gose broody ill put the fertile ones under her) soo pleaseee tell me how i can encourage her to go broody (shes abit scared at the moment)

    thanks

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    Last edited: Jun 6, 2010
  2. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady

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    Anything you get to do with your dad is wonderful! [​IMG]

    My dad and I built the barn together and it holds dear memories for me now that is gone. [​IMG]

    Really neat box for your birds![​IMG]
     

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