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laying silkie..!!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by henroo, Sep 29, 2015.

  1. henroo

    henroo Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 10, 2014
    heyyy everyone... so a friend of mine has a pair of silkie and he wanted to know if the silkie hen is close to laying eggs... i think the hen is 7.5 to 8 months old.. any suggestion are welcome... [​IMG][​IMG] [​IMG]
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2015
  2. Brookliner

    Brookliner Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2012
    Southern New Hampshire
    My silkie hen took a long time to produce the 1st egg. You will know she is ready when she starts to squat when you touch her back.
    Mine was over 9 months long after my other breed chicks of the same age had their 1st eggs.

    :jumpy. :cd
  3. guest05

    guest05 New Egg

    Sep 29, 2015
    Hope she'll be laying soon! Crossedfingers

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