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Silkies=Eggs=Extra Small Eggs

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by VolailleAmant, Oct 8, 2016.

  1. VolailleAmant

    VolailleAmant Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello, does anyone know the typical age that Silkes start to lay?
    And, when Silkies start to lay, are they liable to start broodiness?
    Thank you [​IMG]
     
  2. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Usually start laying around 7 months or so. Usually won't go broody till over a year old. Typically, but not 100% of the time.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    I agree.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Sometimes after the first few eggs they go broody.
     
  5. VolailleAmant

    VolailleAmant Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay, yes that makes sense.
    Thank you!
     

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