18 Jul '12, 12am

Gotta love nature! Just a Hen Who Thinks She Hatched Kittens (#photos)

Want backyard chickens but don’t know how well they’d get along with your cat? Last week, Redditor Virnovus posted these pictures of what appears to be a very confused hen keeping a litter of kitten warm on his family’s farm. He explains in the thread: “For anyone curious as to what's going on here, the cat decided to have her kittens in the chicken's nest for some reason. When the chicken returned, she decided the kittens were hers, so she wouldn't let the mother cat anywhere near them.” Eventually the hen allowed the cat dual custody the kittens, but, as you can see from this picture, still couldn’t shake her motherly instinct. © virnovus “We had to take the chicken away from the kittens, and she went nuts. We locked her up for a little while, and the mother cat hid her kittens behind a hay bale where the chicken couldn't find them. Eventually the chicken had three chick...

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