Will chickens incubate chickens of other spieces?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by redranger209, Apr 17, 2016.

  1. redranger209

    redranger209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some Buff Orpingtons and I have some Leghorn eggs. I was wondering if the Buff Orpingtons would incubate the eggs?
     
  2. FridayYet

    FridayYet Innocent Bystander

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    If they are broody, they'll incubate whatever clutch of eggs you put under them.

    Good luck! and [​IMG]
     
  3. redranger209

    redranger209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the info.
     

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