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How many eggs should I put under my broody? And she is in a dog cage and seems to want to get out as this is a new place how long can the eggs not be kept warm?
 

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Are you sure she's broody since she wants out? Plus she should be in an area where she can still get off the next and wander around , eat, drink, ect. She will only stay on the nest non-stop once its the last few days . If she is broody you should notice her gathering eggs on her own and trying to sit on them. I follow what the broody wants, if she only collects 6 before sitting then I let her keep 6. I don't add eggs to her clutch. But that's how I do it.
 

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Why don't you add? And yeah very broody you try to touch her and she puffs up and like growls ha its funny
 

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I prefer to let the broody momma do what comes natural, which is collect the right number of eggs, sit on it the right length ect. . Also some broodys will stop sitting if you mess with them to much.
 

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Apyl said:
I prefer to let the broody momma do what comes natural, which is collect the right number of eggs, sit on it the right length ect. . Also some broodys will stop sitting if you mess with them to much.
Okay thanks apyl! :)
 
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