Will this work

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by justin24, Mar 25, 2012.

  1. justin24

    justin24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 30, 2011
    memphis tn
    i have ma broody cochin hen that i gave her eggs out of the incubator that are on day 15 or 14 will she hatch the babies and take them in as her's with
    Last edited: Mar 25, 2012
  2. mstricer

    mstricer Overrun With Chickens

    Feb 12, 2009
    Don't know all depends. But if you already gave it to her see what she does. But I'm thinking she won't know its day 18 and she probably will keep getting off the nest to eat drink and poo. Just keep.an eye on them. I would also keep my incubator on and ready to go, if need be.

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