7 silkie eggs 7 silkie chicks

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Costa Rica Art, Nov 13, 2010.

  1. Costa Rica Art

    Costa Rica Art Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] Thursday, Friday and today my silkie hen [​IMG] hatched the 7 eggs she had laid. [​IMG] The first egg hatched [​IMG] 21 days from the day the hen started sitting. [​IMG] I think 7 for 7 shows that I got some good stock when I bought the hen and rooster. [​IMG] The hen had built her nest in the wood shavings I use for my deep litter, must be an excellent nest material too. [​IMG] An old parrot cage with the tray out is being used over the nest to keep the egg laying hens from eating the little guys food. Just another awesome day in my paradise!!!! [​IMG]
  2. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 19, 2010
    Calvert county MD
    can i haz one? [​IMG] [​IMG]
  3. Mama&thePeeps

    Mama&thePeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Excellent! Congratulations!
  4. Chicken from the hood

    Chicken from the hood Out Of The Brooder

    May 30, 2010
    That's great [​IMG] I hope my hatch next year is that good [​IMG]
    We need pictures [​IMG] [​IMG]

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