silkie foster mom

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by tomjoad, Mar 6, 2011.

  1. tomjoad

    tomjoad Out Of The Brooder

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    Aug 22, 2010
    Norman, OK
    Had a silkie mom accept 7 standard BR chicks tonight.
    Just sat her on top of them at about 9- everything going well. She's a proven raiser, and these chicks already had feathers (from Atwoods). you here people talk, but it doesn't seem hard to get a silkie to go mama.
     
  2. tomjoad

    tomjoad Out Of The Brooder

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    Aug 22, 2010
    Norman, OK
    she wasn't even broody, i just took her off the perch.
     
  3. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
    Quote:Thats amazing. Keep a close eye!
     

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