will it fit?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cowman910, Feb 13, 2009.

  1. cowman910

    cowman910 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] will a silkie hen be able to hatch duck eggs when she is broody?
     
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    yes
     
  3. cowman910

    cowman910 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    will she know how to take care of them when they hatch also?
     
  4. jenjscott

    jenjscott Mosquito Beach Poultry

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    she`ll go nut`s the first time they jump in the water bowl!
     
  5. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    She will take good care of them, just like she would her own chicks.
     
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  6. farmerbrown

    farmerbrown Out Of The Brooder

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    We do it every year but with delaware’s. It’s fun to put the kiddy pool in the run and watch the chickens. I just can’t weight till I can move the ducks to there new home out at the pond.
     

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