What chicken breeds make good mommies?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickensloveme, Apr 3, 2017.

  1. chickensloveme

    chickensloveme New Egg

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    Which chicken breeds will give me the best moms? I want a hen that will love her chicks and raise them well.
     
  2. 10 acre woods

    10 acre woods Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have used Silkies, Cochins (bantam and full sized) and American Gamefowl as broodies. All of them sit tight and are devoted mothers.
     

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