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So one of my girls has spent the better part of the last 48 hours in the nest box. Is this what is known as going broody? If so, what do I need to do?
 

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We found isolating them for 24-48 hours works a treat - move them from the box and isolate her somewhere else if you can - make sure she is eating and drinking.
Hope it works

Sarah
 

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If you dont mind her sitting on eggs then let her be, if you want her out then remove her from the nest and remove any eggs she's on.
 

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Thanks for the help. It stopped after a day or two, but she hasn't popped out an egg in over a week. Do I need to do something, or just wait it out?
 

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she is just thinking about going broody i guess
she will go back to laying for you

what breed is she?
got pictures?
 

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She's an australorp, I have pics, but this app and my phone aren't the best of friends. No worries, though, she got back on the clock today. Thanks for the input.
 
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