Broody silkie on 21 eggs!!!!!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by poultrycrazy, May 28, 2011.

  1. poultrycrazy

    poultrycrazy Songster

    Aug 25, 2010
    Last May i got 3 bantam silkies and a duccle from mypetchicken. I have a red silkie rooster, a buff silkie hen, a splash silkie hen, and a mille fleur duccle hen. They are all laying and my dad did collect eggs and i wasnt home so now my splash silkie hen is laying on 21 eggs and they are all growing!!!!! What to do What to do !!!!! She cant even cover them all!!!
  2. FireTigeris

    FireTigeris Tyger! Tyger! burning bright

    incubate 3/4 of them or if you have other broodies split the hatch...

    if not candle all of them and the ones that are just starting pull- mark the others to leave-

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