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My one lone silkie chick From Lydia Webb eggs

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by BamaChicken, Feb 28, 2008.

  1. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    I had a bout the worst hatch I have had since last year. I chalk it up to being in the hospital and not feeling well enough to pay attention much until now. I am better.
    I started with 14 silkie eggs all clear but 5. thought sure after candling all would hatch but they didn't They had not even broken thru internal membrane and not absorbed yolk. I broke this one out as i could here it peeping on day 22. I need another blue so hopefully it will turn out well.
    This is a little buff out of mine that hatched while I was in the hospital and my DH had no choice but to put it in with some larger chicks in the brooder. I noticed it was pasty this morn and so I brought it in and hope it can be a companion to the blue and the reds will be goi[​IMG]ng to friends.
  2. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

    Sep 20, 2007
    Northeast Texas
    Aww... pretty babies!
  3. Featherland

    Featherland Songster

    Dec 28, 2007
    Cute chicks:) I'm glad they will have each other.

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