- May 9, 2011
One of my Black Sex Links disappeared 3-4 weeks ago into the woods and I found her with 12 chicks yesterday! She also has 3 more eggs that haven't hatched yet --she led me to her clutch. So I scooped the babies into my shirt, and mama under my arm and packed them all to the barn (in a private area). The dad is a pretty yellowish/white EE ...she was sitting on EE eggs and hers and others (I have 24 hens). It's my first hatching, so excited! So are these now all EE chicks? Mutts? lol Sorry for the ignorance, I wasn't expecting this! (doh...yes I know, I have a Roo.