YAY!!! I have another Broody Hen!!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Critter Crazy, Jun 24, 2007.

  1. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Songster

    Apr 19, 2007
    Binghamton, NY
    My Black Australorp hen, Rosa has gone broody, and is sitting on 6 eggs. Woohoo!! She has been sitting for 2 days now, so we still have a while to go before babies come, but how exciting!! Third broody so far this year![​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  2. pegbo

    pegbo Songster

    Feb 8, 2007
    Hi Crittercrazy, I'm in Lockwood, NY, just about 15 miles from Owego! My sister lives in Binghamton, in Ashbury Court!!! I too just got a broody, my light Brahma, Snow! She's been setting for about 14 days so far. She only has 7 eggs under her but we are ever hopeful! Let me know how you make out. This is the first broody I've ever had so , wish me luck!!!! I'm sure the chicks will all be mutts, but I have such a wide selection, they ought to be interesting looking!!!![​IMG]
  3. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Songster

    Apr 19, 2007
    Binghamton, NY
    Quote:he he he he!! yeah Mine will be all muts as well, but should be pretty cool looking!!:lol:Good luck on your, I have 7 babies right now, that are 3 weeks old from my last broody hen. They are too cute!
  4. MayberrySaint

    MayberrySaint Chillin' Out

    Mar 7, 2007
    Mount Airy, NC
    Is the feather-footed gene dominant or recessive. If I have brahma-cross chicks will they have feathers on their feet or not?

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