Meet my broody silkies.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kycowgirlchick, Jun 20, 2009.

  1. Just about all of my silkies went broody at the same time. It started with a white hen and then a black one joined her. Then another black hen joined in and another. The white hen got booted out so she made her a nest on the floor. So here are 3 black hens sharing the same nest.
    This is 1 of my 2 partridge and red silkie hens that went broody. They were both in the same nest. 4 babies hatched out and I had several hatched in an incubator. So I took my incubator babies and gave them to the red hen with her others. They bonded instantly.
    Dont you just love silkies.
    Last edited: Jun 20, 2009
  2. clickie

    clickie Songster

    Apr 28, 2009
    Ocean State
    aww lol I have a black silkie that just went broody. they are so cute in their nest box lol
  3. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Songster

    May 1, 2009
    the edge of insanity
  4. lovemychix

    lovemychix Songster

    Oct 14, 2008
    Moulton Iowa
    My silkie and sizzle and 3 cochins all broody! Congrat to both of us! [​IMG]

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