Help What Do I Do !!!!!! Broodie On Day 25!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kmsek, May 15, 2011.

  1. kmsek

    kmsek Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 3, 2011
    N Fla
    i HAVE a broodie silkie that is on day 25 1st chick hatched day 20 and nothing since 3 more eggs under her what should i do??????????????
  2. BawGock

    BawGock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 21, 2009
    Idaho Panhandle, USA
    I would gently remove the eggs and candle them to see if they are still viable.
    Were the eggs all placed under at the same time?
    I know this may seem silly to ask but my first broody had hens laying eggs on top of her after setting her clutch and I ended up with a hatch that took 7 days to hatch 8 chicks.


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