Woo for broody hens...

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Casey76

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Woo for broody hens...
« on: May 02, 2010, 13:44 »
My big girl Rosie has decided to go broody... she growled at me this morning and hasn't moved out of the next box in 2 days.

Today I moved her to a broody coop and after complaining fro about 30 mins she snuggles back down on 2 of her eggs.

I have 6 black australorp eggs resting at the moment, so if she is still sitting tight tomorrow, I'll pop them under her.

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Re: Woo for broody hens...
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2010, 14:32 »
Oooh good luck to Rosie!  Hope she sits well for you Casey!

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Re: Woo for broody hens...
« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2010, 23:22 »
what perfect timing for you..... can Rosie see the postman delivering your eggs?  :lol: :lol:

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Re: Woo for broody hens...
« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2010, 10:00 »
Well she was completely pancaked this morning and hissed at me when I refilled her food - so she is now sitting on 6 Australorp eggs and we'll see how it goes!

If it doesn't work out, no problems, the eggs were 25c each so not a great investment!



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