silky chicken eggs incubation

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by birdmaniac3000, Mar 2, 2011.

  1. birdmaniac3000

    birdmaniac3000 Songster

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    on monday two of my black silky bantams went broody together on the same nest do i need to do anything speceal for them to make them more comfortable and they have 17 eggs under them and 2 other eggs from my red sex link hen hope they pull it off it's there first time and there almost a year old i also incubated some of there eggs but had a bad hatch only 1 egg hatched and 1 on the way the other 14 died inside their eggs but hopefully they have better luck then me i'll post picture of the chicks and them together on their nest.[​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Mar 5, 2011
  2. birdmaniac3000

    birdmaniac3000 Songster

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    i now have 3 broody silky chicken my 2 blacks and my white one that went broody this morning i gave her 3 eggs from my other red hen
     

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