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Moving a bought in clocking hen

Hello all and thanks for the help.

Any ideas on the best way to move a clocker so she stays in the mood to brood, they are in Meath and I am in Wicklow so a nice long drive.

Anyone interested in selling a few clocking hens but letting her sit with you for an extra fee until hatching, its turkey eggs and in a week or so hen eggs, both bought in.

Many thanks

Rj

RjD
Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Definitely move her at night so its very dark and if at all possible lift up the whole nest box with her in it instead of moving just her.

Fintan96
Saturday, May 27th, 2017

as fintan says,
she will be less likely to move an go off being broody if whole nest box is moved, an done in the dark.

pearl
Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Will do, thanks for the advice, i will ask the seller if they can set this up...

(Hi Pearl))

Rj

RjD
Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Did as advised, worked great, live chicks walking around.

Many thanks

Rj

RjD
Monday, June 19th, 2017

:-)

pearl
Monday, June 19th, 2017


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