what breed of hen is the best for hatching

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jtr, Apr 3, 2012.

  1. jtr

    jtr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    tell what breeds you have had the best luck with being moms
     
  2. Silkie88

    Silkie88 Out Of The Brooder

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    Silkie's are great moms!! [​IMG] Best in my books.
     
  3. jtr

    jtr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thats what i was afraid of because and this is just my opinion but i hate silkies any other
     
  4. DIMBY

    DIMBY Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Australorps, they go broody at the drop of a hat. Big, beautiful mamas, too.
     
  5. jtr

    jtr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    cool i like astrolopes but i was wondering about black copper marans
     
  6. Silkie88

    Silkie88 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hahah HATE is a strong word! ;) Barred Pythmoth rocks make excellent mommas too!! Again just my opinion
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  7. jtr

    jtr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    haha i know its a strong word i guess i was looking for some thing like dis like instead of hate but they just seem wierd to me lol[​IMG]
     

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