silkie and standard eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by birdnutz, Sep 13, 2007.

  1. birdnutz

    birdnutz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How many standard eggs can a silkie successfully brood? I'm thinking about orp eggs.
     
  2. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

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    as many that will fit under her and not poke out. [​IMG]
     
  3. silkieluvr

    silkieluvr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quite a few, thats for sure! I once found my silkie sitting of 12 standard eggs, and one little polish egg! She just flattened out like a pancake and decided that she would hatch all 13!
     

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