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silkie Lost her eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by spookyone, Nov 19, 2011.

  1. spookyone

    spookyone In the Brooder

    Apr 26, 2011
    Well, I set a silkie 4 days ago and today all the eggs was out of the nest. We gave her 5 eggs only found 2. I think when she was off the nest some other hen got in the nest. I was thinking about resetting her but block her off from the other hens this time. Well that work? Will she set on the new eggs for the 21 days?? I think we will close off under the roost for her. That way she can have her own water and food. Ideas????

  2. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

    Sep 6, 2007
    spring hill, florida
    I guess she's not in the broody mood. You may need the incubator.

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