Two more chicks!

Yesterday, I noticed that two of the Silkie’s eggs had cracks in them and the results were peeping away at me when I checked this morning!

Chicks - 24 November 2008

Chicks - 24 November 2008

So that’s now a grand total of four! If there’s no sign of the others hatching by tomorrow, then I’ll dispose of them and leave her with the four. To be honest, considering that we’re going into winter, four seems the ideal number as they’ll get excellent attention, lots of food and they’ll all fit under her skirts to keep warm.

But we’ll see…

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