Absolutely sure none of the other hens can get in - they are now in an adjoining pen and are free ranged, but lay in their own nesting box and I have been collecting their eggs daily.
Guess it’s going to be a very interesting first hatch! Will post any updates!
I am new to chickens and noticed two weeks ago that one of my silkies was sitting on eggs. I was very excited as I have previously only incubated eggs. I moved the rooster and the other silkies into another area, so she could hatch and raise her chicks in peace. She can however still see the...