Waiting for babies to hatch is like watching paint dry!

PugAndChickMomma

Chirping
Aug 28, 2019
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We have eggs under our broody hen. I candled at 8 days and had 4 non viable, the less look great. I have realized I am an impatient person...never would have thought this as I am a teacher and have taught 4-5 year olds.

This...is torture....

Anyone with me on this?

Picture of Ms. Broody before she was broody.
 

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Tre3hugger

Let Your Freak Flag Fly
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My broody is on day 19ish right now! My first broody hatch!! I knew I was impatient before but this is killing me!! She has 9 eggs under her, candled yesterday and looking good. Aahhhhhhhh.

Here's fluffy lookin like a tired mom already.
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What all the fuss is about...
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She started with 12, broke one which dirtied 2 more, so we are "locking down" with 9!! 2 more days! :jumpy :fl
 

PugAndChickMomma

Chirping
Aug 28, 2019
34
70
59
WA
My broody is on day 19ish right now! My first broody hatch!! I knew I was impatient before but this is killing me!! She has 9 eggs under her, candled yesterday and looking good. Aahhhhhhhh.

Here's fluffy lookin like a tired mom already.
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What all the fuss is about...
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She started with 12, broke one which dirtied 2 more, so we are "locking down" with 9!! 2 more days! :jumpy :fl
I hope all goes well! I am trying to just not think about them...hard to do.
 

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