Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by TroyerGal, Sep 18, 2016.

  1. TroyerGal

    TroyerGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    YAY!!!!!!v my first chick finally hatched!!!!!!! [​IMG]
    The eggs were/are being incubated by a broody 6 month old SEX LINK HEN!! i was SO surprised!! she is being a great mama[​IMG]
    the chicks will probably be a mix of lavender orpington/leghorn OR bantam cochin frizzle/leghorn!! And 2 duck eggs :D
    Just wanted to share that with y'all :D
    have a great Sunday!!

    P.S isn't it really unusual for a sex link to go broody? and a 6 month old?!! her feet are still BRIGHT yellow. [​IMG]
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Congrats! :weee.
    Not sure on the broody sex link...they've always been the least broody of mine.
  3. TroyerGal

    TroyerGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    That's always what i've heard... and isn't she REALLY young to be broody?

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by