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Can she be broody again? chicks are 3 weeks

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mayrooni, Jan 20, 2016.

  1. mayrooni

    mayrooni Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 31, 2013
    my silkie hatched a clutch of eggs 3 weeks ago. mind you the highs this past week have been single digits...today, everytime i have gone on the coop she is sitting on eggs in the nest box with the chicks under/around her. can she be broody again? it seems too fast.
  2. GodofPecking

    GodofPecking Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 16, 2015
    why not. Don't mess with silkie momas !

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