Just wanted to show off my Silkie as a new mom (updated photo)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by 17roses, May 29, 2010.

  1. 17roses

    17roses Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I saved back my one silkie hen's eggs for over a week in case she went broody and low and behold, she did. Twenty some odd days later, I pick her up to find...

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    Her name is Winn and she hatched 5 out of 6 eggs.

    I know it is silly but I am so proud of her! [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jun 12, 2010
  2. Manda0227

    Manda0227 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Congrats!
     
  3. joebryant

    joebryant Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:TOO cute!
    Ya passin' out cigars?
     
  4. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    What a nice little family photo! [​IMG]
     
  5. goldnchocolate

    goldnchocolate Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awwww....so beautiful!! I know that I was so proud when my hen hatched some chicks it was if I had hatched them myself.... [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  6. silkiesandbuffs

    silkiesandbuffs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats! The family is adorable! [​IMG]
     
  7. 17roses

    17roses Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks all! I am just too excited. I hope to get more pics soon but she is very protective and getting that photo cost me a bit of skin. [​IMG]
     
  8. 17roses

    17roses Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just wanted to show an updated photo

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    "Winn" and 2 of her babies carefully protected
     
  9. joebryant

    joebryant Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:Hey! That chicken has three heads! People'd pay $10 to see that.
     
  10. Freckle Face Farm

    Freckle Face Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    AWWW!!!That's sooo cute [​IMG]
     

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