Silkie hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by woody88, Feb 24, 2015.

  1. woody88

    woody88 New Egg

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    Will my silkie hen sit on saxony duck eggs and if so how many
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

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    She won't care what kind of eggs they are, but probably only a few would be best -- whatever she can cover and keep warm. You will have to intervene when the ducklings hatch, though, as she will try to raise them like chickens.
     
  3. woody88

    woody88 New Egg

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    Great thanks for your help
     

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