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I've been wanting some silkie ducks for a while. The only place I can find them is Holderreads. Does anyone know of any other hatcheries or breeders that sell silkie ducks?


Edited by duckluv - 11/28/10 at 1:59pm
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post #2 of 17

No, I wish I could give you an idea about that.  They are lovely!

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post #3 of 17

I am curious as to how long they have been around, because i was wondering if there was a standard of perfection for them in the APA book.


Edited by KansasKid - 11/28/10 at 6:03pm
post #4 of 17

I would like to get some as well smile Very pretty ducks

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post #5 of 17

I'm thinking about Holderreads next year.......

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Peafowl: Spalding Cameo, Spalding Cameo White Eyed, Spalding Cameo Silver Pied, Spalding White Eyed, Spalding, Cameo, Cameo Black Shoulder, Midnight Silver Pied, Opal Pied White Eyed, Opal Black Shoulder and Purple Pied White Eyed

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post #6 of 17

Revolutionmama in KS has them. Not sure if she sells any. PM me if you want her email address. smile

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post #7 of 17

We have one from Holderreads.  She is a gray female and such a cutie!  Very nice breed of ducks.  They are not an accepted breed in the APA. She's a bit hard to see in her show cage, but you can tell the feathers are longer and silky-er in nature.  They do not resemble silky chickens!
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post #8 of 17

Wouldn't it be something if they did!  If they looked like a Silkie chicken with a duck bill and duck feet? lol

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post #9 of 17

Here are mine

http://i112.photobucket.com/albums/n185/rainplace/ducks/silky-m.jpg

http://i112.photobucket.com/albums/n185/rainplace/ducks/P1010344-1.jpg

http://i112.photobucket.com/albums/n185/rainplace/ducks/P1010350.jpg

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post #10 of 17

very pretty!

 Western N.C ~ 19 chickens= EE's, Game, variety of bantams,1Light Brahma, 2 Black Australorps . 5 Muscovy ducks, 6 Indian Runners and 2 Buff Orpington Ducks, 1 Embden gander,1 Toulouse goose , 3 mini Dachshunds, 2 mixed breed, pond goldfish,  and a wonderful Husband who makes it all possible..

 

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 Western N.C ~ 19 chickens= EE's, Game, variety of bantams,1Light Brahma, 2 Black Australorps . 5 Muscovy ducks, 6 Indian Runners and 2 Buff Orpington Ducks, 1 Embden gander,1 Toulouse goose , 3 mini Dachshunds, 2 mixed breed, pond goldfish,  and a wonderful Husband who makes it all possible..

 

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